Disturbing the Peace
John Wilder is in his mid-thirties, a successful salesman with a place in the country, an adoring wife and a ten-year-old son.But something is wrong. His family no longer interests him, his infidelities are leading him nowhere and he has begun to drink too much. Then one night, something inside John snaps and he calls his wife to tell her that he isn't coming home...
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Review: Disturbing the PeaceUser Review - adam brown - Goodreads
richard yates was a true discovery. as was raymond carver. i found out about them both a few months apart, and while the style is so different, the subjects, rawness, and sadness is the same. i picked ... Read full review
Review: Disturbing the PeaceUser Review - Stefan - Goodreads
An ingenious comment on life in the US in the second half of the 2oth century. Particularly noteworthy is the deft way Yates creates a plot that is self-generating.(I am trying not to give anything ... Read full review