Dad: a novel

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Knopf, May 1, 1981 - Fiction - 449 pages
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Called home by the news of his mother's heart attack, John Tremont--in his fifties--finds himself trapped in his own middle age, between his college-drop-out son's impatience to live and his father's heartbreaking weariness and inability to cope

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User Review  - Lljones - Goodreads

Oh, I loved this book. Read full review

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User Review  - Pacyfa - Goodreads

This is quite a journey. I enjoyed parts of the book a lot however in the end I am no so sure what the author had to say. Its a family saga and its mostly about men in that family, three generations ... Read full review

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Wharton received a PhD in psychology from UCLA. He moved to France to make his living as a painter, then turned writer.

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