Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780002244084

The age of longing: A novel

Wright, Richard B

3.7 avg rating
( 56 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
Image Not Available

Poignantandwrylyhumorous,anunsparingchronicleofsmall-townlives, TheAgeofLonging&nbspisRichardB.Wright'sfinestnovel.Brilliantlywritten,tingedwithironyandshotthroughwithaself-deprecatinghonesty,itrankswiththebestofourfiction.

Ross,'Buddy'Wheeler,fatherofHoward,neverwontheStanleyCup.Calledupfromasmall-townfarmteam,hesawhismomentoffameskatebyinafleetingfour-gamestintwiththe1930'sMontreal Maroons. Grace Wheeler, mother of Howard and tight-lipped teacher, could never abide Buddy's carousing and the childish games he insisted on pursuing.

Howard, now firmly entrenched in middle age and the survivor of both a coronary and his parents' failed dreams, needs to understand what has happened in order to cast a net around his own scattered fragments of longing and loss.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 20.32

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Wright, Richard B Author
Published by HarperCollins Publishers (1995)
ISBN 10: 000224408X ISBN 13: 9780002244084
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_000224408X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Wright, Richard B Author
Published by HarperCollins Publishers (1995)
ISBN 10: 000224408X ISBN 13: 9780002244084
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
ExtremelyReliable
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000224408X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds