Charles Portis has
drawn widespread critical acclaim for his inventive prose, and this wild
adventure once again justifies that praise.
In The Dog of
the South, Ray Midge is on the trail of his wife Norma, who’s headed for
Mexico with her ex-husband—as well as with Ray’s cards, shotgun, and car. On
the way, Ray meets the eccentric Dr. Reo Symes, a man with more get-rich-quick
schemes than common sense. Together, they’ll have to overcome tropical storms,
grifters, and plenty of car trouble en route to their destination—wherever that
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