Andre Dubus III Author Visit
Hanson Public Library
Sunday, February 23, 3:00 p.m.
Andre Dubus III is the author of Gone So Long, Dirty Love, The Garden of Last Days, House of Sand and Fog (a #1 New York Times bestseller, Oprah’s Book Club pick, and finalist for the National Book Award), and Townie, winner of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature. His writing has received many honors, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a National Magazine Award, and two Pushcart Prizes. Andre Dubus III teaches full-time at the University of Massachusetts Lowell and lives with his family north of Boston.
Featured Book Information:
Gone So Long is a masterpiece of thrilling tension and heartrending empathy. In this deeply compelling novel, a father, estranged for the worst of reasons, is driven to seek out the daughter he has not seen in decades. Gone So Long explores how the wounds of the past afflict the people we become, and probes the limits of recovery and absolution.Gone So Long has been named to many “Best Books” lists, including The Boston Globe’s “The Best Books of 2018” and Amazon’s Best Books of 2018.
This event is sponsored by the Hanson Public Library Foundation, Inc.