By Michael Cunningham
From Michael Cunningham, the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The Hours, comes this greatly praised novel of 2 boyhood associates: Jonathan, lonely, introspective, and uncertain of himself; and Bobby, hip, darkish, and inarticulate. In manhattan after collage, Bobby strikes in with Jonathan and his roommate, Clare, a veteran of the city's erotic wars. Bobby and Clare fall in love, scuttling the plans of Jonathan, who's homosexual, to father Clare's baby. Then, whilst Clare and Bobby have a child, the 3 circulation to a small condominium upstate to elevate "their" baby jointly and, with a wierd buddy, Alice, create a brand new type of relations. A domestic on the finish of the World masterfully depicts the charged, fragile relationships of city existence today.
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