"Marilynne Robinson has plumbed the human spirit in her renowned novels, including Lila, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Gilead, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Awa...
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In this new collection of incisive essays, Robinson returns to the themes which have preoccupied her work: the role of faith in modern life, the inadequacy of fact, the contradictions inherent in human nature.
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With her father ailing, Glory Boughton returns home to Gilead to care for him. Shortly after she returns, her brother Jack shows up after a twenty-year absence. As the family copes with the death of their patriarch, they...
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Toward the end of his life, in 1956, John Ames begins a letter to his young son, giving an account of himself and his ancestors. He is the son of a pacifist Iowa preacher, and the grandson of a minister who saw a vision...
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Pulitzer Prize winner and author of "Gilead" presents ten essays, six previously published and four new, on varying topics. In the title piece Robinson reminisces about growing up in Idaho and compares her experiences to...