American Fire (Paperback)

Love, Arson, and Life in a Vanishing Land

By Monica Hesse

Liveright Publishing Corporation, 9781631494512, 272pp.

Publication Date: May 22, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
MP3 CD (7/11/2017)
Compact Disc (7/11/2017)
Hardcover (7/11/2017)

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A Washington Post Notable Book of the Year
One of Amazon's 20 Best Books of the Year
Named one of the Best Books of the Year by Buzzfeed, Bustle, NPR, NYLON, and Thrillist
Finalist for the Goodreads Book Award (Nonfiction)
Finalist for the Edgar Award (Best Fact Crime)
A Book of the Month Club Selection
A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Selection

"A brisk, captivating and expertly crafted reconstruction of a community living through a time of fear.... Masterful." --Washington Post