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Norumbega Park by Anthony Giardina.. This is where you want to go, a book that's a forty-year family saga All kinds of mythic, and beautifully written, to boot. I believe this kind of realism needs our attention. Solid, true, complex.

Joel Gardner, LitSnap Editor

"A graceful novel of an American family struggling to find identity and spiritual meaning in an age resistant—and even hostile—to their fumbling attempts."

Kirkus Reviews

"There are countless emotional pitfalls authors can fall into, but Giardina has avoided every one, and the result is majestic—Norumbega Park is one of the bravest, most memorable American novels in years."

NPR

Author bio: Anthony Giardina is the author of four previous novels, most recently White Guys, and one collection of stories. His short fiction and essays have appeared in Harper’s Magazine, Esquire, GQ, and The New York Times Magazine, and his plays have been widely produced. He is a regular visiting professor at the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas, Austin. Giardina lives in Northampton, Massachusetts. More information can be found here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0374278679/ref=s9_alwdp_bw_g14_ir04?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-2&pf_rd_r=0ZCAZH1FF7HCZT2DBMHR&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1352961502&pf_rd_i=17

Book Details: General Fiction; (336 pp. Literarily: Kindle/Print editions)

Publisher Website: http://us.macmillan.com/norumbegapark/AnthonyGiardina

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