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Andre Dubus III

Biography

Andre Dubus III

Andre Dubus III is the author of 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. He lives with his family north of Boston.

Andre Dubus III

Books by Andre Dubus III

by Andre Dubus III - Fiction

In these linked novellas in which characters walk out the back door of one story and into the next, love is "dirty" --- tangled up with need, power, boredom, ego, fear and fantasy. These narratives express extraordinary tenderness toward human beings, our vulnerable hearts and bodies, our fulfilling and unfulfilling lives alone and with others.

by Andre Dubus III - Memoir, Nonfiction

After their parents divorced, Andre Dubus III and his siblings grew up with their mother in a depressed mill town. Nearby, his father taught on a college campus. In TOWNIE, Dubus shares how he escaped the cycle of violence and bridged the rift between his father and himself.