LIFE AMONG GIANTS

By Bill Roorbach
Algonquin BooksAugust 2013
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Trade Paperback352 pages, $14.95, ISBN: 9781616203245
Subject: Relationships / Intrigue / Mystery

“Consistently surprising and truly entertaining . . . Part thriller, part family drama, Life Among Giants is deliciously strange and deeply affecting.”The Boston Globe



“A bighearted, big-boned story . . . Life Among Giants reads like something written by a kinder, gentler John Irving . . . Roorbach is a humane and entertaining storyteller with a smooth, graceful style.”The Washington Post



“[Lizard’s and his sister’s] fascinating journey highlights the importance of steering your own fate, and it left me pondering where my own life will lead.”Real Simple (reader’s review)



“[An] eventful, elegiac novel of sports and murder, food and finance.”Bloomberg News

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