The Fisherman's Son

The Fisherman's Son

Book - 1998
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The Fisherman's Son is at once an intimate story of a troubled family and an evocative memorial to the fast-disappearing world of commercial fishermen. From its arresting first paragraphs to its shattering ending, this enthralling tale combines the lyrical storytelling of The English Patient with the muscular excitement of The Perfect Storm.
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780767902441
Characteristics: 293 p. ; 22 cm.


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Jul 23, 2008

I really enjoyed this book which surprised me! I picked it out randomly, not knowing the author or really what it was about. But I found it very interesting. The writing conjured wonderful images of the sea. It was so different from anything I've ever read. Glad I did!


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