William Goyen (1915-1983) was one of America's most innovative writers of fiction. Born in a small town in East Texas, his roots and early years stuck with him through his writing. He served on an aircraft carrier in the South Pacific during WWII where he began the writing of his debut novel, The House of Breath. He published five novels, four story collections, five plays, two works of non-fiction and a collection of poetry.
This package contains 8 titles including the short story collection, Had I A Hundred Mouths, the title story of which won an O.Henry Prize, Goyen's non-fiction look at Jesus Christ, and 6 novels, including the award-winning, The House of Breath, of which this eBook version is the super restored version, going back to Goyen's original version as did the latest print version, but fixing up a few minor typos as well.