Fourth of July Creek

Fourth of July Creek

In this shattering and iconic American novel, PEN prize-winning writer, Smith Henderson explores the complexities of freedom, community, grace, suspicion and anarchy, brilliantly depicting our nation's disquieting and violent contradictions.

After trying to help Benjamin Pearl, an undernourished, nearly feral eleven-year-old boy living in the Montana wilderness, social worker Pete Snow comes face to face with the boy's profoundly disturbed father, Jeremiah. With… (more)

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Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


There is much of early Russell Banks in Pete’s keen awareness of his failings and desperate yearning for the decency that remains just out of reach.

If you are looking for a serious, engrossing book with which to start your summer, FOURTH OF JULY CREEK is where you should begin.

This richly plotted novel is another sign, if any were needed, that new fiction writers are still telling vibrant, essential stories about the American experience.


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Publisher: Ecco (May 27, 2014)

Language: English


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