From the bestselling National Book Award finalist, a masterful blend of history and memoir featuring the author's four brothers and iconic brothers in history-the Thoreaus, the Van Goghs, the Kelloggs, the Marx brothers, and the Booths.
About the Author
George Howe Colt is the bestselling author of November of the Soul: The Enigma of Suicide and The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home, which was a National Book Award finalist and a New York Times notable book. He lives with his family in Western Massachusetts. David Drummond has made his living as an actor for over twenty-five years, appearing on stages large and small throughout the country and in Seattle, Washington, his hometown. He has narrated over thirty audiobooks for Tantor, in genres ranging from current political commentary to historical nonfiction, from fantasy to military, and from thrillers to humor. He received an AudioFile Earphones Award for his first audiobook, Love 'Em or Lose 'Em: Getting Good People to Stay. When not narrating, David keeps busy writing plays and stories for children.
Praise for Brothers: On His Brothers and Brothers in History…
"George Howe Colt is a master at balancing the personal and the universal, and the book makes a powerful case for sibling rivalry---and love---as a driving force not just in individual lives but in the world." ---Maile Meloy, author of Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It