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Blue Calhoun (1992) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

A recovering alcoholic with a marriage, family life, and job that brought him deep satisfaction and joy, Blue hears that distant music when he meets a sixteen-year-old girl named Luna. For the next three decades, the consequences of their love reverberate through the lives of everyone around them. As Blue recounts the events of his life, he weaves a story of classic dimensions, a tale of love and suffering, family and friendship, death and redemption.

Original title: Blue Calhoun
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionTies That Bind
FictionGeneral FictionTroubled Lives

Edition #1: Blue Calhoun

Blue Calhoun (1992)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "Reynolds Price has always understood the particular rhythm of southern life. The best characters in his novels are people who follow the thrum of everyday routine, but keep one ear to the distant, secret music, always a haunting tune." USA Today
  • "A powerful novel that magically combines symbolism, lyrical poetry and astonishing insight into the human soul." Chicago Sun-Times
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Blue Calhoun (1992)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780345377227
Pages: 343

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