The Reconstructionist (Paperback)
Harper Perennial, 9780061995163, 352pp.
Publication Date: March 13, 2012
About the Author
Nick Arvin is the award-winning author of the novel Articles of War, named one of the Best Books of the Year by Esquire, and the story collection In the Electric Eden. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, he also holds degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan and Stanford, and has worked in both automotive and forensic engineering. He lives in Denver, Colorado.
Praise For The Reconstructionist: A Novel…
— Publishers Weekly
“The Reconstructionist becomes a contemplation of the broadest questions of life: How do we love one another? How do we survive the accidents of our lives? … Nick Arvin is an immensely gifted writer, and he has given us a thrilling, soulful book.”
— David Wroblewski, author of The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
“With precision prose, The Reconstructionist hurtles the reader at breakneck pace through a story of love and the collision physics of auto crashes....A materpiece of modern fiction.”
— Cortright McMeel, author of Short