In this literary jewel, a bittersweet novella of absence and presence and the mysterious gap between them, Godwin has performed a small miracle. In essence, "Evenings at Five" is a grief sonata for solo instrument transposed into words.
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(203mm x 133mm x 19mm)
Ballantine Books Inc.
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
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Author Biography - Gail Godwin
Gail Godwin is the three-time National Book Award nominee and bestselling author of eleven critically acclaimed novels, including A Mother and Two Daughters, Violet Clay, Father Melancholy's Daughter, Evensong, and The Good Husband. She has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts grant for fiction and libretto writing, and the Award in Literature from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. She has written libretti for ten musical works with the composer Robert Starer. Currently she is writing her twelfth novel, Queen of the Underworld. Visit her Web site at www.gailgodwin.com.