What Is Left The Daughter The latest from master of precision Howard Norman is again set in the gray majesty of Nova Scotia, where 17-year-old orphan Wyatt Hillyer moves in… What Is Left The Daughter The latest from master of precision Howard Norman is again set in the gray majesty of Nova Scotia, where 17-year-old orphan Wyatt Hillyer moves in… 2010-07-06 Fiction Houghton Mifflin
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What Is Left the Daughter (2010)

Howard Norman, What Is Left The Daughter | What Is Left the Daughter by Howard Norman
What Is Left the Daughter by Howard Norman
EW's GRADE
A

Details Release Date: Jul 06, 2010; Writer: Howard Norman; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

The latest from master of precision Howard Norman is again set in the gray majesty of Nova Scotia, where 17-year-old orphan Wyatt Hillyer moves in with his devoted aunt and uncle and their adopted daughter, Tilda, the love of stoic Wyatt's life. The ravages of Hitler and his dastardly German U-boats lurking beneath Canadian waters hit their home hard. In What Is Left the Daughter, Norman writes with spare elegance and dry humor, and the extraordinary emotional power of his slim new novel is earned with authentic grace. A

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Originally posted Jun 30, 2010 Published in issue #1110-1111 Jul 09, 2010 Order article reprints