Five Skies (Paperback)
Penguin Books, 9780143113461, 244pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2008
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— Sue Buschmann, Anderson's Bookshop, Naperville, IL
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As they endeavor upon this simple, grand project, the three reveal themselves in cautiously resonant, profound ways. And in a voice of striking intimacy and grace, Carlson's novel reveals itself as a story of biblical, almost spiritual force. A bellwether return from one of our greatest craftsmen, Five Skies is sure to be one of the most praised and cherished novels of the year.