A Boy in Winter: A Novel
Two families living in suburban Chicago confront the consequences and complications of tragedy after a young boy accidentally kills his best friend with a hunting bow, in a story about grief, the burdens of guilt, and the redemptive power of forgiveness and love. 20,000 first printing.
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A BOY IN WINTERUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Chernoff (American Heaven, 1996, etc.) describes an intractable tragedy—a young boy unintentionally murders another—with much accuracy and feeling but offers only a narrative shrug when parting with ... Read full review
A boy in winter: a novelUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
After Nancy Horvath's husband leaves her, she and son Danny move to a new house and meet their neighbors, the Novas. Eddie Nova rapidly attaches himself to Danny, and Nancy soon finds herself involved ... Read full review