Wise Men: A Novel

Wise Men: A Novel

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Almost overnight, Arthur Wise has become one of the wealthiest and most powerful attorneys in America. His first big purchase is a simple beach house in a place called Bluepoint, a town on the far edge of the flexed arm of Cape Cod.

It's in Bluepoint, during the summer of 1952, that Arthur's teenage son, Hilly, makes friends with Lem Dawson, a black man whose job it is to take care of the house but whose responsibilities quickly grow. When Hilly finds himself falling… (più)


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Stuart Nadler is a writer and a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. In 2012, the National Book Foundation named him a “5 Under 35 Honoree”. Wise Men is his first novel.

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For Stuart Nadler to be writing as he does, to show such maturity of insight and to have achieved the level of recognition he has whilst still under the age of 35 is amazing. There’s plenty of time for grand comparisons, and my feeling is this is just the magnificent start for him.

The book paints a moving, authentic portrait of what can happen when concealed secrets collide with ignorance, and how, when there’s nothing left to do but move forward, ordinary people can find within themselves the capacity for love and forgiveness.

It becomes a bigger, more surprising book than it initially seems to be.

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Editore: Reagan Arthur Books (05 Febbraio 2013)

Format: EPUB

Dimensioni del file: 1.3 MB

Protezione: DRM

Lingua: Inglese

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