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A Long Island story

Author: Rick Gekoski
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate Books Ltd, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1953, a heat wave is sweeping across America and the Grossmans - Ben, Addie and their two children - are moving their lives from the political heart of Washington DC to suburban Long Island. Benny was a successful lawyer in the Department of Justice, but all that has come tumbling down. With the McCarthy era of paranoia, persecution, and propaganda at its height, his past has come back to haunt him, forcing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Gekoski
ISBN: 9781786893406 1786893401
OCLC Number: 1035845126
Description: 1 online resource
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Rick Gekoski's follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut, Darke, is a novel about 1950s America, a marriage in crisis, and a family falling apart at the seams  Read more...

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An acute portrait of the uneasiness and claustrophobia of family life . . . Engrossingly readable * * The Times * * What Gekoski brings . . . is subtlety and restraint, crafting an affectionate Read more...

 
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