This 752-page tome of a novel centers on West Virginia coal miners, union struggles and organized crime. A self-described “ex-college radical” Seltzer has lived and worked on a cattle and timber farm in Highland County, Virginia, since 1983. Four books compile newspaper columns he has written.
Point of the Pick: A Novel of the 20th Century by Curtis Seltzer. Blue Grass, Virginia: self-published, 2018. 752 pages. Trade paperback