/ Includes PS Section A mercilessly gripping and remarkable debut novel about a man determined not to repeat his father's mistakes. / A brilliant debut novel about the breakdown of a family. / Comparable to Siri Hustvedt's 'What I Loved' in its intensity and style. / Hardback received enthusiastic reviews from the critics.
Mackenzie Bezos was born and raised in Northern California and studied creative writing at Princeton University. This is her first novel.
'Mackenzie Bezos has produced a rarity: a sophisticated novel that breaks and swells the heart ! Its pull is irresistible.' Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature 'An impressive, quietly powerful debut ! Bezos captures the extraordinary in the ordinary, revealing a subtle imagination and a startling talent for naturalism.' Publishers Weekly 'A nuanced, emotionally charged first novel.' Booklist