Picturing the Wreck

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Plume, 1996 - Fiction - 244 pages
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Thirty years after his family and career are destroyed by an affair with one of his patients, psychoanalyst and Holocaust survivor Solomon Grossman finds a chance for redemption when he discovers where his grown son is working. Reprint. Tour.

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Ah, the human condition...so vulnerable. So many things tip the balance, make people angry, chane everything. Solomon Grossman's wife and son walked out on him thirty years ago when the boy was only a ... Read full review


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Dani Shapiro is the author of the novels Black & White and Family History and the bestselling memoir Slow Motion. Her writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, Elle, Vogue, O, and other publications.

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