Before, During, After

Before, During, After

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From the recipient of the PEN/Malamud Award, the Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Rea Award for the Short Story: a gorgeously rendered, passionate account of a relationship threatened by secrets, set against the backdrop of national tragedy.

When Natasha, a talented young artist working as a congressional aide, meets Michael Faulk, an Episcopalian priest struggling with his faith, the stars seem to align. Although he is nearly… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


Bausch’s tangential approach to the tragic 9/11 attacks suits his story well in that reality and tale artfully complement the emotional impact of each other.

For all the novel’s lovely description of romance “before,” Bausch is even more insightful when he follows the corrosive effects of anxiety “after.”

If “Before, During, After” is a literary rendition of “Can this marriage be saved?” it’s also an elegantly constructed novel in which the catastrophic destruction of two monumental structures provides the backdrop to the fracture and crumbling of smaller couples.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Knopf (August 12, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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