When devastating news shatters the life of six-year-old Harvey, she finds herself in the care of a veteran social worker, Wanda, and alone in the world save for one relative she has never met??"a disabled felon, haunted by a violent past he can't escape.
Moving between past and present, Father??s Day weaves together the story of Harvey??s childhood on Long Island and her life as a young woman in Paris. Written in raw, spare prose that personifies the characters, this novel is the journey of two people searching for a future in the ruin of their past.
Father's Day is a meditation on the quiet, sublime power of compassion, and the beauty of simple, everyday things??"a breakthrough work from one of our most gifted chroniclers of the human heart.
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|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9780062408969 (DRM-EPUB)|
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