By John Haskell
A enthralling first novel a few guy, a lady, and a disappearance.
"I'm from Chicago initially. I went to big apple, married a woman named Anne, and was once in the midst of dwelling fortunately ever after whilst whatever happened."
So starts John Haskell's spell binding first novel, American Purgatorio, the tale of a fortunately married guy who discovers, as he walks out of a comfort shop, that his lifestyles has all of sudden vanished. In cool, designated prose, written as either a detective tale and a meditation at the seven lethal sins, Haskell tells a narrative that's through turns tragic and comedian, compassionate and gripping. From the brownstones of recent York urban to the sandy seashores of Southern California, American Purgatorio follows the adventure of a guy whose item of wish is either heartbreaking and ephemeral. It confirms John Haskell's attractiveness as one in every of our so much exciting new writers, "one of these infrequent authors who makes language look unlimited in its percentages" (Susan Reynolds, Los Angeles Times).
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American Purgatorio: A Novel by John Haskell