When the sons of heaven meet the daughters of the earth: a novel

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Alfred A. Knopf, Mar 4, 1997 - Fiction - 404 pages
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hor of Low Tide and His Devils comes a brilliant novel about the high-flying New York art world of the late 1980s. When a brash young artist enters the lives of a couple of well-to-do patrons of the arts, the excessiveness of everything begins to threaten what is most dear to them.

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Review: When the Sons of Heaven Meet the Daughters of the Earth

User Review  - Adriana Diaz - Goodreads

I'd like to read other novels by this author. Reading her work challenges me to be a better writer. I don't think the story line in this book attains the quality of her writing abilities. But her ... Read full review

Review: When the Sons of Heaven Meet the Daughters of the Earth

User Review  - Dormilona - Goodreads

Only about halfway through this book, but the deeper I sink into it, the more I'm ravished by Eberstadt's brilliant prose. So much truth in this book, it's exhilarating & heartbreaking. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
24
Section 3
65
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Fernanda Eberstadt is the author of four novels: "The Furies," "When the Sons of Heaven Meet the Daughters of the Earth, Low Tide, "and "Isaac and"
"His Devils," She graduated from Brearley in New York City and from Magdalen College, Oxford. She lives in France with her husband and two children.

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