Then Came the Evening

A Novel
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Author(s): Brian Hart
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 2010
Product Number: EB00636535
Released: Feb 23, 2016
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781608191536
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
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Description

Bandy Dorner, home from Vietnam, awakes with his car mired in a canal, his cabin reduced to ashes, and his pregnant wife preparing to leave town with her lover. Within moments, a cop lies bleeding in the road.Eighteen years later, Bandy's son-a stranger bearing his name-returns to the town, where the memory of his father's crime still hangs thick. When an accident brings the family-paroled father, widowed mother, injured son-back together, the three must confront their past, and struggle against their fate.Like a traditional Greek tragedy, suffused with the mud, ice, and rock of the raw Idaho landscape, Then Came the Evening is tautly plotted and emotionally complex-a stunning debut.

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