Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant

Author(s): Anne Tyler

Fiction

Through every family run memories which bind it together - despite everything. The Tulls of Baltimore were no exception. Abandoned by her salesman husband, Pearl is left to bring up her three children alone - Cody, a flawed devil, Ezra, a flawed saint, and Jenny, errant and passionate. Now as Pearl lies dying, stiffly encased in her pride and solitude, the past is unlocked and with its secrets.


Product Information

One of five Anne Tyler novels reissued in stunning new jackets

Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. Her first novel, If Morning Ever Comes, was published in 1964 whilst her 11th novel, Breathing Lessons, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1988. In 1994, Tyler was nominated 'the greatest living novelist writing in English' by Roddy Doyle and Nick Hornby. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

General Fields

  • : 9780099916406
  • : penguin random house
  • : Vintage
  • : November 1997
  • : 199mm X 130mm X 20mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 813.54
  • : 320
  • : Modern fiction
  • : Anne Tyler
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition