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By Wallace Stegner

'Timely and undying ... Will carry any reader to its final haunting web page' Chicago Tribune

The youth of Joe Allston, the retired literary agent of Stegner's nationwide publication Award-winning novel, The Spectator Bird, good points during this disquieting and keenly saw novel. Scarred by means of the mindless demise in their son and baffled by means of the engulfing chaos of the Nineteen Sixties, Allston and his spouse, Ruth, have left the coast for a California retreat. And even supposing their new domestic appears like Eden, it additionally has serpents: Jim Peck, a messianic exponent of gear, yoga and intercourse; and Marian Catlin, an enticing younger girl whose otherworldly innocence is way extra attractive - and much extra harmful.

'The nice Gatsby captures the twenties and but transcends them. All the Little dwell Things is a related fulfillment for the sixties ... Stegner's craft is the following at an apex' Virginia Quarterly Review

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