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Author: Robinson, Marilynne
ISBN:978-0-374-29910-1
Publication Date:Sep 2008
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

Hundreds of thousands were enthralled by the luminous voice of John Ames in Gilead, Marilynne Robinson's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Home is an entirely independent, deeply affecting novel that takes place concurrently in the same locale, this time in the household of Reverend Robert Boughton, Ames's closest friend.

Glory Boughton, aged thirty-eight, has returned to Gilead to care for her dying father. Soon her brother, Jack--the prodigal son of the family,...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life / General
Fiction / Christian / General
Fiction / Family Life / Siblings
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.88 Inches
Book Weight:1.23 Pounds
Author Biography
Robinson, Marilynne (Author)
Marilynne Robinson's first novel, Housekeeping, won the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Her other novels include Mother Country and Lila. Gilead won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award and Home won the Orange Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her nonfiction books include When I Was a Child I Read Books, Absence of Mind, and The Death of Adam. She was the recipient of a 2012 National Humanities Medal, awarded by President Barack Obama. She received the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction in 2016. She has been named the winner of the Richard C Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award as part of the 2016 Dayton Literary Peace Prize. She was included on Time magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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