The Book of Life

The Book of Life

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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… (more)

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In Judeo-Christian mythology, the Book of Life is said to contain the names of everyone who is destined for Heaven. If that book turns out to be as inclusive as Stuart Nadler’s debut collection of short stories, then we can all rest a little easier, for the inhabitants of these seven perfectly crafted stories are flawed, depressed, lonely men and women, given to adultery, despondency and all-round imperfection.

Book Details  

Publisher: Reagan Arthur / Back Bay Books (September 01, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 939 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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