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THE WIDOWER'S TALE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Another heartwarming winner from the NBA-anointed Massachusetts author.Glass (I See You Everywhere, 2008, etc.) observes and gently mocks her charmingly self-absorbed characters in an unmannered manner reminiscent of her popular contemporary Allegra Goodman and their accomplished forerunner Anne Tyler. This time around, age and youth, urban and small-town life, straight and gay relationships, and ... Read full review

Review: The Widower's Tale

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Norah Piehl

Julia Glass is no stranger to the male narrative voice. In her debut novel, THREE JUNES, she made the bold (and unusual) choice to write from the point of view of two different prominent male characters. Now, in her fourth novel, Glass once again explores family dynamics, political action and social class through the lens of a fascinating assortment of male characters of strikingly different ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Tara_Kelly - LibraryThing

Good characters. Absorbing reading.Something in plot, setting, reminiscent of favorite, John Cheever, who is mentioned. Multiple viewpoints that unravel toward end. Disappointing ending. Nonetheless ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - shazjhb - LibraryThing

Excellent book. I enjoyed all the characters. Interesting story. Read full review


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