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To Catch the Lightning

A Novel of American Dreaming

To Catch the Lightning( )
Author: Cheuse, Alan
ISBN:978-1-4022-2112-5
Publication Date:Oct 2009
Publisher:Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Imprint:Sourcebooks Landmark
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.99
Book Description:

Poignant and funny contemporary romance. A 36-year old widow and mother of two finds her way back to La Dolce Vita with the help of a gorgeous 25-year-old Italian immigrant, whose name just happens to be-Leonardo da Vinci.

Book Details
Pages:528
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.43 Pounds
Author Biography
Cheuse, Alan (Author)
Alan Cheuse was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey on January 23, 1940. He graduated from Rutgers University and returned to receive a doctorate in 1974 after traveling abroad. He taught creative writing and literature at George Mason University from 1987 until his death. He also led fiction workshops at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers in California.

During his lifetime, he published 12 books and delivered thousands of commentaries on NPR. His books included The Bohemians: John Reed and His Friends Who Shook the World, The Light Possessed, To Catch Lightning, and Prayers for the Living. He spent more than 25 years with NPR, contributing book reviews, profiles, and commentary to All Things Considered. Beginning in 1981, he reviewed an estimated 1,600 books and provided annual recommendations of summer and Christmas reading, as well as commentary on notable writers. He was known for championing the work of younger writers and independent publishers. He died from injuries sustained in a car accident on July 31, 2015 at the age of 75.

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