Among the Dead by Michael Tolkin

By Michael Tolkin

Michael Tolkin's acclaimed moment novel, one of the useless, is an arresting exam of private and non-private grief within the wake of unspeakable catastrophe, a slow-burning journey de strength of mental fiction. whilst Frank Gale writes a passionate letter to his spouse confessing an affair, he hopes all will be forgiven at the hot seashores of Mexico. however the farewell kiss of his female friend reasons him to overlook the flight wearing his spouse and daughter, and while he learns that their aircraft has crashed in a crowded urban, his existence adjustments during seconds. quickly Frank's letter is chanced on one of the lifeless, and all at once one man's fight to realize his loss and grief turns into fed on in a media circus of criminal drama, relatives quarrels, and public scandal.
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23, 1970 To M y D e a r F a m i l y a n d A l l O u r G o o d Friends at Greenacres Park, There’s so much going on and so many people I want to tell that I’m making Xerox copies of this letter. I just can’t believe that this is the last Christmas we will spend here! In fact, this is the very last week we will spend here—we are scheduled to move into our new home at 1508 Rosemary Street on Dec. 29th. Actually, our “new” house is old, having been built in the 1920s, but I just love it, with big square rooms and crown molding, a beautiful cherry wood banister going up to the second floor, and three fireplaces with fancy mantelpieces.

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