And Sons: A Novel

And Sons: A Novel

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“[A] big, brilliant novel.”The New York Times Book Review

Who is A. N. Dyer? & Sons is a literary masterwork for readers of The Art of Fielding, The Emperor’s Children, and Wonder Boys—the panoramic, deeply affecting story of an iconic novelist, two interconnected families,… (more)

Editorial reviews (6 reviews)


This is a terrific social comedy that also wants to be a meaningful postmodern book about fatherhood, and if it sometimes overreaches, we sense that Gilbert won’t mind.

There is much to admire in & Sons: it is ambitious and often beautiful. If in the end the novel fizzles out, at least it dies a brave and unusual death.

A book has the rare quality of being funny without being silly, serious without being solemn, and powerfully moving without being either sentimental or coercive.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Random House (July 23, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 448 pages

File size: 3.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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