Joe Allston and his wife, Ruth, have retired to a California retreat. But their Eden-like home has its own serpents: Jim Peck, a messianic exponent of drugs, yoga, and sex; and Marian Catlin, an attractive young woman who poses a different kind of threat.
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Wallace Stegner (1909-1993) wrote many books of fiction and nonfiction, including Crossing to Safety and the National Book Award-winning The Spectator Bird. Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972.
Edward Herrmann (1943-2014) was one of America's top audiobook narrators. He won multiple Earphones and Audie Awards, and his narration of the King James version of the Bible remains a benchmark in the industry.
"Timely and timeless . . . Will hold any reader to its last haunting page."
"A novel of crackling vividness"
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"The Great Gastby captures the twenties and yet transcends them. All the Little Live Things is a comparable achievement for the sixties. . . . Stegner's craft is here at an apex."
—Virginia Quarterly Review
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Book Description The Viking Press, 1967. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0670114367
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