The Book of Life

The Book of Life

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Book - 2011
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Grand Central Pub
Forced together on a trip from Manhattan to Rhode Island, a father and son attempt to renew their bond over lobster, cigarettes, and a buried secret. A pure-hearted artist finds his devotion cruelly tested, while his true love tries to repent for the biggest mistake of her life. Unwittingly thrust into an open marriage, a man struggles to reconnect with his newly devout son. And in the book's daring first story, an arrogant businessman begins a forbidden affair during the High Holidays.

Written in clear, crystalline prose, The Book of Life comprises seven stunning tales about faith, family, grief, love, temptation, and redemption that signal the arrival of a bold and exciting new writer.

Baker & Taylor
Collects short stories about faith, family, grief, love, temptation, and redemption, and includes a tale about a father trying to reconnect with his newly-religious son over a family secret and a businessman who has a forbidden affair over the holidays.

Hachette Book Group
Forced together on a trip from Manhattan to Rhode Island, a father and son attempt to renew their bond over lobster, cigarettes, and a buried secret. A pure-hearted artist finds his devotion cruelly tested, while his true love tries to repent for the biggest mistake of her life. Unwittingly thrust into an open marriage, a man struggles to reconnect with his newly devout son. And in the book's daring first story, an arrogant businessman begins a forbidden affair during the High Holidays.

Written in clear, crystalline prose, The Book of Life comprises seven stunning tales about faith, family, grief, love, temptation, and redemption that signal the arrival of a bold and exciting new writer.

Baker
& Taylor

This collection of short stories about faith, family, grief, love, temptation and redemption include a tale about a father trying to reconnect with is newly-religious son over a family secret and a businessman who has a forbidden affair over the holidays. Original. 20,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Back Bay Books, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316126472
0316126470
Characteristics: 238, 12 p. ; 21 cm

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