One of the most exciting and thoughtful novels Ive read this year a wonderful novel -- Daily Mail
In three novels, David Guterson has worked up a flawless prose style and a narrative formula.
Jonathan Raban, Books of the Year, Daily Telegraph
Does for Washington States Olympic Peninsula roughly what Flaubert did for provincial Normandy in Madame Bovary
Guterson will keep you in suspense until the final revelation
A sixteen-year-old runaway drug user, who lives in a tent in a forest seems an unlikely candidate for revelation. Is the delusion a result of drug-use or a true calling to God? For logger Tom Cross, the visions offer a last chance for him and his paralysed son,
About the Author
David Guterson is the author of the novel Snow Falling on Cedars; a collection of short stories, The Country Ahead Of Us, The Country Behind, and of the non-fiction book Family Matters: Why Home Schooling Makes Sense. Snow Falling On Cedars won the PEN/ Faulkner Award. David Guterson lives in Washington State.