ENON by Paul Harding

November 14, 2013

Paul Harding spoke about his book, Enon, at Politics & Prose on Thursday, November 14, 2013.

A stunning allegorical novel about one man’s enduring love for his daughter

Hailed as "a masterpiece" (NPR), Tinkers, Paul Harding’s Pulitzer Prize–winning debut, is a modern classic. The Dallas Morning News observed that "like Faulkner, Harding never shies away from describing what seems impossible to put into words."

Here, in Enon, Harding follows a year in the life of Charlie Crosby as he tries to come to terms with a shattering personal tragedy. Grandson of George Crosby (the protagonist of Tinkers), Charlie inhabits the same dynamic landscape of New England, its seasons mirroring his turbulent emotional odyssey. Along the way, Charlie’s encounters are brought to life by his wit, his insights into history, and his yearning to understand the big questions. A stunning mosaic of human experience, Enon affirms Paul Harding as one of the most gifted and profound writers of his generation.

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$15.00
ISBN: 9780812981773
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 15th, 2014