Colum McCann
From the National Book Award–winning and bestselling author of Let the Great World Spin comes an epic novel rooted in the real-life friendship between two men united by loss. Colum McCann’s most ambitious work to date, Apeirogon—named for a shape with a countably infinite number of sides—is a tour de force concerning friendship, love, loss ...
Number of pages: 480 | Publication Date: 2020-02-25 | ISBN-13: 9781400069606

Let the Great World SpinLet the Great World Spin
Colum McCann
In the dawning light of a late-summer morning, the people of lower Manhattan stand hushed, staring up in disbelief at the Twin Towers. It is August 1974, and a mysterious tightrope walker is running, dancing, leaping between the towers, suspended a quarter mile above the ground. In the streets below, a slew of ordinary lives become extraordinary in ...
Number of pages: 375 | Publication Date: 2009-12-02 | ISBN-13: 9780812973990

Thirteen Ways of LookingThirteen Ways of Looking
Colum McCann
NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY CHICAGO TRIBUNE AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • NPR • Los Angeles Times • The Boston Globe • The Seattle Times • The IndependentIn such acclaimed novels as Let the Great World Spin and TransAtlantic, National Book Award–winning author Colum McCann ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 2016-09-20 | ISBN-13: 9780812986587

Colum McCann
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWSIn the National Book Award–winning Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann thrilled readers with a marvelous high-wire act of fiction that The New York Times Book Review called “an emotional tour de force.” Now McCann ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2014-05-20 | ISBN-13: 9780812981926

Letters to a Young WriterLetters to a Young Writer
Colum McCann
From the bestselling author of the National Book Award winner Let the Great World Spin comes a lesson in how to be a writer—and so much more than that. Intriguing and inspirational, this book is a call to look outward rather than inward. McCann asks his readers to constantly push the boundaries of experience, to see empathy and wonder in the s ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2017-04-04 | ISBN-13: 9780399590801

Colum McCann
Taking his inspiration from biographical facts, novelist Colum McCann tells the erotically charged story of the Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev through the cast of those who knew him There is Anna Vasileva, Rudi's first ballet teacher, who rescues her protégé from the stunted life of his provincial town; Yulia, whose sexual and artistic ambitions a ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2015-06-02 | ISBN-13: 9781250051790

Colum McCann
From the National Book Award–winning author of Let the Great World Spin, this haunting novel is an examination of intimacy and betrayal in a community rarely captured so vibrantly in contemporary literature.   NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST AND THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR  Zoli Novotna, a young woman raised in ...
Number of pages: 368 | Publication Date: 2008-03-11 | ISBN-13: 9780812973983

This Side of BrightnessThis Side of Brightness
Colum McCann
From the author of Songdogs, a magnificent work of imagination and history set in the tunnels of New York City.In the early years of the century, Nathan Walker leaves his native Georgia for New York City and the most dangerous job in America. A sandhog, he burrows beneath the East River, digging the tunnel that will carry trains from Brooklyn to Ma ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2003-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9780312421977

Everything in This Country MustEverything in This Country Must
Colum McCann
Colum McCann's Everything in This Country Must, a writer of fierce originality and haunting lyricism, turns to the troubles in Northern Ireland and reveals the reverberations of political tragedy in the most intimate lives of men and women, parents and children. In the title story, a teenage girl must choose between allegiance to her Catholic fathe ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2001-03-07 | ISBN-13: 9780312273187

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