March

By Geraldine Brooks
(Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780143036661, 320pp.)

Publication Date: February 2006

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Description
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize--a powerful love story set against the backdrop of the Civil War, from the author of "The Secret Chord," coming from Viking in October 2015
From Louisa May Alcott's beloved classic "Little Women," Geraldine Brooks has animated the character of the absent father, March, and crafted a story "filled with the ache of love and marriage and with the power of war upon the mind and heart of one unforgettable man" (Sue Monk Kidd). With "pitch-perfect writing" ("USA Today"), Brooks follows March as he leaves behind his family to aid the Union cause in the Civil War. His experiences will utterly change his marriage and challenge his most ardently held beliefs. A lushly written, wholly original tale steeped in the details of another time, "March" secures Geraldine Brooks's place as a renowned author of historical fiction.



About the Author
Geraldine Brooks was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in fiction in 2006 for her novel March. Her first novel, Year of Wonders, is an international bestseller, and her novel People of the Book was a New York Times bestseller translated into 20 languages. She is also the author of the nonfiction works Nine Parts of Desire and Foreign Correspondence.
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