A Simplified Map of the Real World

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In A Simplified Map of the Real World, intimate boundaries are loosened by divorce and death in a rural community where even an old pickle crock has an unsettling history—and high above the strife...

A Note From the Publisher

Stevan Allred has survived circumcision, a tonsillectomy, a religious upbringing, the 60’s, the War on Poverty, the break-up of The Beatles, any number of bad haircuts, years of psychotherapy, the...

Advance Praise

“Stevan Allred’s stories strike to the very heart—the pathos, the humor, the hope—of the American frontier.  He is OUT there. Raymond Carver would love this book.”

– Robin Cody, author of Ricochet...

Marketing Plan

The book was published in 2013, but we're offering it on NetGalley in advance of Stevan Allred's second work of fiction, The Alehouse at the End of the World, forthcoming in fall 2018. 

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