WINNER OF THE ORANGE PRIZE 2009
A 2008 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST
WINNER OF THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE
A New York Occasions Bestseller
A Washington Publish Greatest Guide of the 12 months
A Los Angeles Occasions Greatest Guide of the 12 months
A San Francisco Chronicle Greatest Guide of the 12 months

Hailed as “incandescent,” “magnificent,” and “a literary miracle” (Leisure Weekly), a whole lot of hundreds of readers had been enthralled by Marilynne Robinson’s Gilead. Now Robinson returns with a brilliantly imagined retelling of the prodigal son parable, set on the identical second and in the identical Iowa city as Gilead. The Reverend Boughton’s hell-raising son, Jack, has come house after twenty years away. Suave and devious in his youth, now an alcoholic carrying twenty years value of secrets and techniques, he’s perpetually at odds along with his traditionalist father, although he stays his most beloved baby. As Jack tries to make peace along with his father, he begins to forge an intense bond along with his sister Glory, herself returning house with a damaged coronary heart and turbulent previous. Dwelling is a luminous and therapeutic e book about households, household secrets and techniques, and religion from certainly one of America’s most beloved and acclaimed authors.

Picador USA
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