John Graves (Goodbye To A River) 1920-2013

Texas literary legend John Graves, perhaps best known for the book Goodbye To A River, has died. Goodbye to a River was recently chosen a few years ago for the Common Experience reading. The book recounts Graves’s journey down the Brazos river before it was damned.

Austin American statesman has good write-up on John Graves here.

Link to all of our John Graves books here