9781594839108

North River: A Novel

ISBN 10: 1594839107 / 1-59483-910-7
ISBN 13: 9781594839108
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Publication Date: 2007

Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:

Tending to his poor and sick neighbors, including several who live outside the law, throughout a Depression-era winter, New York City doctor James Delaney is haunted by painful memories from World War I and the disappearances of his wife and daughter, until his three-year-old grandson is abandoned on his doorstep. Simultaneous.


Review:

"[Pete] Hamill has crafted a beautiful novel, rich in New York City detail and ambience, that showcases the power of human goodness and how love...can prevail in an unfair world." (starred review)

Publishers Weekly, 04/23/2007