Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

November 15, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Imagine Me Gone

It’s crazy when the book you didn’t really want to read becomes the book you can’t stop talking about.  Adam Haslett’s Imagine Me Gone may be one of the most beautiful, wrenching novels about a family you’ll read this year, right up there with Ann Patchett’s Commonwealth.  If Commonwealth asks “What is a family,” Imagine Me Gone asks “What are the limits of love?” The story …

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