No Book but the World: A Novel

No Book but the World: A Novel

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“Lush, dark and unsettling, No Book but the World haunted me for days. With great skill, Leah Hager Cohen takes us through a twisty and resonant tale about the price of secrets, the burden of family, the remnants of childhood we never leave behind.” —Megan Abbott, author of The End of Everything and Dare Me

At the edge of a woods, on the grounds of a defunct “free school,” Ava and her brother, Fred, shared a dreamy and seemingly idyllic childhood—a world… (more)

Editorial reviews (7 reviews)

I felt this was a dark and deep tale of a fascinating person who just wanted a friend.

Despite its sometimes niche subject matter, No Book but the World is an emotionally complex and structurally intricate novel.

It demonstrates how childhood shapes us for decades after we stop being children, and the reward we reap from – combined with the price we pay for –an unorthodox upbringing.

Book Details  

Publisher: Riverhead (April 03, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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