Casebook: A novel

Casebook: A novel

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From the acclaimed and award-winning author of Anywhere But Here and My Hollywood, a powerful new novel about a young boy’s quest to uncover the mysteries of his unraveling family. What he discovers turns out to be what he least wants to know: the inner workings of his parents’ lives. And even then he can’t stop searching.

Miles Adler-Hart starts eavesdropping to find out what his mother is planning for his life. When he learns instead that his parents are… (more)

Editorial reviews (7 reviews)

For readers of Simpson’s more skillful novels, who presumably learned these particular lessons long ago, it’s not clear what “Casebook” has to teach.

The novel is a sort of cross between The Catcher in the Rye and Harriet the Spy. But it is very much its own book, singular and haunting.

All in all this was a book that just didn't completely draw me in in part because I kept waiting for the mystery to begin.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (April 15, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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