The Law of Enclosures

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Author(s): Dale Peck
Original Publish Date: May 19, 2015
Product Number: EB00557734
Released: May 19, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781616955533
Publisher: Soho Press
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Description

This portrait of a marriage across the decades is "an astonishing work of emotional wisdom" (The New York Times). Beatrice and Henry-the parents of the protagonist of Dale Peck's debut novel, Martin and John-are first drawn together when the teenage Henry is battling a brain tumor he believes will soon claim his life. But forty years later they're still a couple, in a story that moves from Long Island to the Finger Lakes of upstate New York, and from love to hate and back again. Peck bisects the story of Henry and Beatrice's marriage with a stunning fifty-page memoir about his own father, mother, and three stepmothers-which combines with the primary narrative to build an unforgettable and deeply moving book about the ways that family both creates and destroys us.

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Author(s): Dale Peck
Product Number BN14784
Released: Aug 13, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781721353347

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