The Land of Steady Habits

The Land of Steady Habits

for $ 12.99 , or download a preview

12.99 The Land of Steady Habits

"This assured, compassionate first novel channels the suburban angsty of Updike and Cheever...with pitch-perfect prose and endearingly melancholy characters."--Booklist (Starred Review)

Anders Hill, entering his early sixties and seemingly ensconced in the "land of steady habits"--a nickname for the affluent, morally strict hamlets of Connecticut that dot his commuter rail line--abandons his career and family for a new condo and a new life. Stripped of the comforts… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Thompson’s sharp-eyed debut is that kind of searing portrait of American wealth unraveling that is both dazzling and immeasurably sad.

Comments (0 comments)

No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (March 25, 2014)

Format: EPUB

File size: 743 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Look for similar items