The Boy: A Novel

The Boy: A Novel

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"Gorgeous, fiercely intelligent, deeply honest, and incredibly entertaining." ---Anne Lamott

Anna has always been a risk-taker and a free spirit, but now she is raising a young daughter on her own and she has to play it safe. Her twenty-something neighbor with the slow, easy smile is in no way part of Anna's plans. She resists temptation in every way she can, yet Anna is soon drawn into a reckless and obsessive affair.

Provocative, headlong, and utterly compelling,… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Funny, sensual, sad, ironical, cynical on occasion and an extraordinary reading experience.

Kirkus Reviews : The Boy (January 18, 2013)

Apparently meaningful passages mar an otherwise solid effort to tell a compelling story.

"The Boy" achieves startling power because of Ms. Santoro's refusal to soften the edges of her riveting main character, who hates and loves at hotblooded extremes.

Book Details  

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (January 15, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

File size: 331 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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