House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
The National Book Award finalist, Oprah’s Book Club pick, #1 New York Times bestseller and basis for the Oscar-nominated motion picture
A recent immigrant from the Middle East―a former colonel in the Iranian Air Force―yearns to restore his family’s dignity in California. A recovering alcoholic and addict down on her luck struggles to hold onto the one thing she has left?her home. And her lover, a married cop, is driven to extremes to win her love.
Andre Dubus III’s unforgettable characters―people with ordinary flaws, looking for a small piece of ground to stand on―careen toward inevitable conflict. Their tragedy paints a shockingly true picture of the country we live in today.
- Publisher : Vintage Contemporaries
- Language : English
- Paperback : 368 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0393356345
- ISBN-13 : 9780375727344
- Item Weight : 11.3 ounces
- Dimensions : 5.6 x 1 x 8.3 inches