House of Sand and Fog
by
 
Dubus, Andre

Title
House of Sand and Fog
 
A Novel

Author
Dubus, Andre

Subject
Literature
 
Fiction

Description
The National Book Award finalist, Oprah Book Club pick, #1 New York Times bestseller and basis for the Oscar-nominated motion picture.A former colonel in the Iranian Air Force yearns to restore his family's dignity. A recovering alcoholic and addict down on her luck struggles to hold on to the one thing she has left. And her lover, a married cop, is driven to extremes to win her love.In this masterpiece of American realism and Shakespearean consequence, Andre Dubus III's unforgettable characters—people with ordinary flaws, looking for a small piece of ground to stand on—careen toward inevitable conflict, their tragedy painting a shockingly true picture of the country we live in today.

Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company

Date
2011/03/31

Digital Format
HTML
 
ADOBE EPUB
 
KINDLE

Language
English