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ISBN: 0701181885 / ISBN-13: 9780701181888

Bridge of Sighs

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A major new novel by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls, this story of parents and children, of family both benevolent and malevolent, ... Show synopsis

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  • The Bridge of Sighs (Chatto & Windus) – Trade paperback (2007)
    by Richard Russo

    The Bridge of Sighs

    Trade paperback, Chatto & Windus
    2007
    Airports / Export ed.
    352 pages

    ISBN: 0701181885
    ISBN-13: 9780701181888

    A major new novel by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of EMPIRE FALLS, this story of parents and children, of family both benevolent and malevolent, of small-town community and its hidden toxic effects, has all the glorious heart we have come to expect from a Russo novel but with a tough new edge and a darker seam of glittering secrets. Louis Charles Lynch, aka Lucy, is sixty years old and has lived in Thomaston, upstate New York, his entire life, married to the same woman, Sarah, for forty years. Like his own father a ... Show more

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Reviews of Bridge of Sighs

Overall customer rating: 4.000
alby26@yahoo.com
by alby26@yahoo.com on Sep 8, 2011

unfortunately I neglected to update my address and never received the book. I have since done so. Thank you. Albert Cohen More

karson

Great read.

by karson on Jun 6, 2010

Very good book, totally interesting all the way thru. Wonderful for taking to the beach or anytime at all. More

bookclubber

Overblown and overlong

by bookclubber on Sep 25, 2008

Although much of the writing is well done, it is about 100 pages too long and in need of an editor. The more interesting characters are not developed while the more shallow ones are over written. The ending seems very contrived and out of character for the story. It does convey a strong sense of living ... More

miatalvr

Typical Russo Small Town

by miatalvr on Nov 24, 2007

Richard Russo has pretty much done small town to death, but at least he does it well. Lacking the power of Empire Falls, Bridge of Sighs is weak simply because the characters just aren't very believable. You've got the main character Lucy, who suffers these spells (almost like absence seizures but ... More

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