A death in the family
Novel focuses on the family of seven-year-old Rufus Follett in Knoxville, Tennessee, just before and just after the fatal accident of his father, Jay. Conveys a sensitive but unsentimental portrait of childhood and the conflict between parents.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LeslieHurd - LibraryThing
Shouldn't I love a Pulitzer Prize winning book? I can understand the grief of this family that lost its husband/father/child because he seems a genuinely nice man. Unfortunately, I don't like anyone ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bpeters65 - LibraryThing
A Death in the Family reveals the plot in it's title. It premise is simple: A father dies and the family deals with his death. The difficult part is telling the children, and so it goes on... The ... Read full review