By Philipp Meyer
An American voice equivalent to Steinbeck - a debut novel on friendship, loyalty, and love, centering on a homicide in a loss of life Pennsylvania metal city, from the bestselling writer of THE SON, now an enormous television series.
Isaac is the neatest child on the town, left in the back of to take care of his ailing father after his mothercommitssuicide and his sisterLee strikes away. Now Isaac wishes out too. no longer even his ally, Billy Poe, can stand in his means: broad-shouldered Billy, continuously prepared for a struggle, nonetheless dwelling in his mother's trailer. Then, at the very day of Isaac's leaving, anything occurs that adjustments the buddies' fates and checks the loyalties in their friendship and people in their fans, households, and the city itself.
Evoking John Steinbeck's novels of stressed lives through the nice melancholy, American Rust is an awfully relocating novel in regards to the bleak realities that conflict our wish for transcendance, and the facility of affection and friendship to redeem us.
'A startlingly mature and ambitious debut' KATE ATKINSON
'Darkly tense and darkly compelling' PATRICIA CORNWELL
'Written with massive dramatic depth and velocity' Colm Tóibín
'A masterpiece. the easiest e-book to come back out of the United States because the highway' CHRIS CLEAVE
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American Rust by Philipp Meyer