Big Brother

Big Brother

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From the acclaimed author of the National Book Award finalist So Much for That and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin comes a striking new novel about siblings, marriage, and obesity.

When Pandora picks up her older brother Edison at her local Iowa airport, she literally doesn't recognize him. In the four years since the siblings last saw each other, the once slim, hip New York jazz pianist has gained hundreds of pounds. What happened?

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The funny, ultimately redemptive story of a little sister devoting a year of her life to saving her brother’s.

Even if obesity were not so prominently in the news, having been newly designated a disease by the American Medical Association, “Big Brother” would have the power to provoke.

Pandora's longing to help her brother, combined with her desire to revive her struggling marriage, will ring true for many readers, as will her struggle to confront the shame of her brother's condition and her own fixations with food and dieting.

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Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins (June 04, 2013)

Collection: Harper

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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