The long-awaited novel by the author of the bestselling Emperor of the Air is a story of astounding power and sensibility. Lawrence and Edward are two brothers who haven't seen each other in ten years. Lawrence--a drifter, a gambler, a man of questionable character--appears on the cautious Edward's doorstep, challenging his beliefs and forcing him to recall their tumultuous childhood and uncover a long-buried story of monstrous betrayal.
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Successful, self-contained Ed, who has a lovely wife, a lovely child, and the lovely, well-appointed home due a doctor, opens the door one day to find a ragged stranger on his doorstep. The stranger ... Read full review