Kit Noonan's life is going nowhere much to the chagrin of his wife, so he embarks on a journey stretching from backwoods Vermont to the tip of Cape Cod that will change the destinies of family members known and unknown to him. It is sometimes difficult to find a novel whose characters are so likable yet troubled, but Glass develops this family and its secrets with sensitivity and charm. -Marilyn
Are you an aspiring writer? Then you'll want to check out this group. The Raleigh Write to Publish group hosts the first part in a three-month series discussing novels from a writer’s perspective looking at character, plot, setting, style, theme. Find out how the novel came to be published, its impact on the author’s career, how the novel fits within its cultural and historical context, and how it influenced subsequent writers. The first featured novel will be Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises. Free and open to the public.