So Long See You Tomorrow

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Discover this extraordinary and beautiful novel from one of America’s greatest novelists. In rural Illinois two tenant farmers share much, finally too much, until jealously leads to murder and suicide.

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Discover this extraordinary and beautiful novel from one of America’s greatest novelists. In rural Illinois two tenant farmers share much, finally too much, until jealously leads to murder and suicide. A tenuous friendship between lonely teenagers – the narrator, whose mother has died young, and Cletus Smith, the troubled witness to his parent’s misery – is shattered.
 
After the murder and upheavals that follow, the boys never speak again. Fifty years on, the narrator attempts a reconstruction of those devastating events and the atonement of a lifetime’s regret.
 
Paperback; 176pages; 134g;>