World's Fair

World's Fair Cover

World's Fair

By E. L. Doctorow

Random House Trade, Paperback, 9780812978209, 288pp.

Publication Date: July 10, 2007


"Something close to magic." The Los Angeles Times

The astonishing novel of a young boy's life in the New York City of the 1930s, a stunning recreation of the sights, sounds, aromas and emotions of a time when the streets were safe, families stuck together through thick and thin, and all the promises of a generation culminate in a single great World's Fair . . .

About the Author
Edgar Lawrence Doctorow is an American author known for his works of historical fiction.