News from Heaven: The Bakerton Stories (P.S.) (Paperback)

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In News from Heaven, Jennifer Haigh--bestselling author of Faith and The Condition--returns to the territory of her acclaimed novel Baker Towers with a collection of short stories set in and around the fictionalized coal-mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania.

Exploring themes of restlessness, regret, redemption and acceptance, Jennifer Haigh depicts men and women of different generations shaped by dreams and haunted by disappointments.

Janet Maslin of the New York Times has called Haigh's Bakerton stories "utterly, entrancingly alive on the page," comparable to Richard Russo's Empire Falls.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060889630
ISBN-10: 0060889632
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: January 7th, 2014
Pages: 244
Language: English
Series: P.S.