The Friend (Paperback)

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This wonderful, wistful, intelligent novel recounts what happens to an accomplished New York writer of a certain age whose mentor/lover commits suicide, bequeathing his Harlequin Great Dane to her care when she lives in a tiny Chelsea Apartment and does not want to lose either her friend or her apartment. Oh, and it just happened to be the deserving recipient of the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction.

— Cheryl

Bitingly funny, sad, and true. For the one who loves hard, and has known loss. For the dog lover, literature buff, jaded New Yorker. The friend offers all the feels, and a lot of room for reflection on the big and small questions of life.

— Genay

The best book ever written about dogs and grief.

— Gage

Product Details
ISBN: 9789869924405
ISBN-10: 9869924409
Publisher: Ji Mou
Publication Date: November 1st, 2020
Language: Chinese