Tinkers (Hardcover)

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January 2009 Indie Next List


“This debut novel is a slim treasure that, through the lives of a New England father and his son, quietly takes on nothing less than the measure of a life and the sublime and fearful notes that make it up. Harding lifts the face off small moments in quiet lives with a language both heartbreaking and exhilarating.”
— Ty Wilson, Copperfield's Books, Sebastopol, CA

November 2010 Indie Next List


“This debut novel is a slim treasure that, through the lives of a New England father and his son, quietly takes on nothing less than the measure of a life and the sublime and fearful notes that make it up. Harding lifts the face off small moments in quiet lives with a language both heartbreaking and exhilarating.”
— Ty Wilson, Copperfield's Books, Sebastopol, CA

Description


Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize, TINKER, the author Paul Harding's remarkable debut novel. A clock repairman George Washington Crosby who lies on his death bed, recounts the life of three generations: a traveling salesman father who suffered from epilepsy and a minister grandfather. Harding illustrates a profound reflection on life, death, time and family with his breathtaking language that confers the utmost wonderful experience readers can get. In Korean. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.
Product Details
ISBN: 9788950927585
Publisher: 21 Century Books
Publication Date: December 1st, 2010
Pages: 248