When I Was a Child I Read Books Paperback
Of Marilynne Robinson, Michael Arditti said that there is 'no contemporary novelist whose work I would rather read' However she is not only a writer of sharp, subtly moving prose, but also a rigorous thinker and incisive essayist.
In this luminous new collection she returns to the themes which have preoccupied her bestselling novels: the place literature has in life, the role of faith in modern living, the contradictions inherent in human nature.
Clear-eyed and forceful as ever, Robinson demonstrates once again why she is regarded as one of our best-loved writers.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 06/06/2013
- Category: Literary essays
- ISBN: 9781844087723
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