By Stacey D'Erasmo
Named a top booklet of the 12 months through Newsday and the San Francisco Chronicle
during this “profound, heart-wrenching, and resonant” Lambda Award–winning novel, a quintessentially sleek relatives is remodeled by means of the psychological breakdown in their adolescent son (Francisco Goldman).
whilst Christopher disappears from his San Francisco domestic, his comes jointly in a frantic seek. however the sixteen-year-old is in even more hassle than they be aware of, and their makes an attempt to either help and shop him will problem their assumptions approximately themselves and each other. In “unflinching prose that’s either descriptive and soulful,” Stacey D’Erasmo explores the ways that love strikes us to activities that experience either redemptive and disastrous consequences—sometimes within the related heartbeat (Time Out New York).
“Open A Seahorse Year and be mesmerized,” raved the Advocate of this exquisitely crafted novel that's “both deeply enjoyable and quietly subversive” (The long island instances e-book Review). A winner of the Ferro-Grumley Award for Fiction and different honors, A Seahorse Year is “a lovely success” (Suzan Sherman).
“[D’Erasmo] writes with a swish, occasionally devastating directness, in transparent, crisp words coated with refined lyricism.” —The Boston Globe
“Alternating views and regulated, nuanced writing carry intensity and compassion to every character . . . [and] make D’Erasmo an writer to watch.” —Library Journal
“After turning a web page or of A Seahorse Year you’ll recognize you’re into whatever special.” —Out magazine
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