Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash Oct , Above the Waterfall is Ron Rash s thirteenth work of prose and fifth work of poetry Hmm, yes, you read that correctly It is a novel written in part as a prose poem, alternating between the straightforward storytelling voice of Les, a small town sheriff three weeks out from retirement, Above the Waterfall A Novel Above The Waterfall is set in the Appalachian Mountains of NC A small town rural setting described in the context of farms, parklands, water, a lot of nature Les is the outgoing Sheriff. Above the Waterfall review A powerful tale of modern Above the Waterfall the title refers to the brook trout s pristine habitat moves seamlessly from present to past and back to the present again as Rash reveals his characters and Above the Waterfall A Novel by Ron Rash, Paperback Above the Waterfall, with its quiet intensity and natural beauty juxtaposed against human ugliness, is the work of a writer who s found his way with words Mountain Xpress There s a harsh reality to Ron Rash s novels set in the mountains and foothills of the Carolinas. Familiar themes in Above the Waterfall StarTribune In Above the Waterfall, Rash has created another fine work a quick paced, slender novel that captures the imperfections of how we all are, our weaknesses, our biases, our prejudices, and Above the Waterfall Bookreporter ABOVE THE WATERFALL is set in a small town where the southern edge of Appalachia gives way to the mountains of North Carolina Les is the town sheriff, a three decade law enforcement officer who is set to retire at the age of . Above the Waterfall A Novel Kindle edition by Ron Rash Above the Waterfall A Novel Kindle edition by Ron Rash Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Above the Waterfall A Novel. Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash Review BookPage Above the Waterfall is another quiet, haunting ode to the natural beauty of the mountains This article was originally published in the September issue of BookPage Download the entire issue for the Kindle or Nook. Above the Waterfall Ron Rash Hardcover HarperCollins US Echoing the heartbreaking beauty of William Faulkner and the spiritual isolation of Carson McCullers, Above the Waterfall demonstrates once again the prodigious talent of a gorgeous, brutal writer Richard Price hailed as one of the great American authors at work today Janet Maslin, New York Times.