The Burgess Boys: A Novel

The Burgess Boys: A Novel

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Includes Elizabeth Strout’s never-before-published essay about the origins of The Burgess Boys

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY

The Washington Post • NPR • Good Housekeeping

Elizabeth Strout “animates the ordinary with an astonishing force,” wrote The New Yorker on the publication of her Pulitzer Prize–winning Olive Kitteridge. The San Francisco Chronicle praised Strout’s “magnificent gift for humanizing characters.”… (more)

Editorial reviews (9 reviews)


Unfortunately, The Burgess Boys fails to impress with its story of family disharmony and personal growth.

Strout’s sure-footed, breathtaking writing trumpets the need for personal responsibility.

Boys manages to make small happenings big without blowing them out of proportion, a noble feat too few books even attempt.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks (March 26, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 2.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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