House Of Sand And Fog (Oprah's Pick)

By: Andre Dubus

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"Elegant and unusual and volatile...literary thriller." --"Washington Post Book World"

In this riveting novel of almost unbearable suspense, three fragile yet determined people become dangerously entangled in a relentlessly escalating crisis. Colonel Behrani, once a wealthy man in Iran, is now a struggling immigrant willing to bet everything he has to restore his family's dignity. Kathy Niccolo is a recovering alcoholic and addict whose house is all she has left, and who refuses to let her hard-won stability slip away from her. Sheriff Lester Burdon, a married man who finds himself falling in love with Kathy, becomes obsessed with helping her fight for justice.
Drawn by their competing desires to the same small house in the California hills--and what it represents to each of them--and doomed by their tragic inability to understand one another, the three converge on an explosive collision course. Combining unadorned realism with profound empathy, House of Sand and Fog is a devastating exploration of the American Dream gone awry.

Title: House Of Sand And Fog (Oprah's Pick)

Author Name: Andre Dubus

Categories: Oprah's Book Club, General Fiction,

Publisher: Vintage: 2000

ISBN Number: 0375708413

ISBN Number 13: 9780375708411

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 0118889