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Title:
Searching for Caleb
Author:
Tyler, Anne.
Personal Author:
Edition:
[Large print edition].
Publication Information:
Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2000.

©1975
Physical Description:
427 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781585470242
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A free spirit, Caleb fled the stultifying mediocrity of the Peck family over sixty years ago. Obsessed with finding him are his aged half-brother Daniel and cousin Justine, who is intuitively motivated by her Tarot cards and love for her itinerant husband Duncan.


Author Notes

Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on October 25, 1941. She graduated from Duke University at the age of 19 and completed graduate work in Russian studies at Columbia University. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a librarian and bibliographer.

Her first novel, If Morning Ever Comes, was published in 1964. Her other works include Saint Maybe, Back When We Were Grownups, Digging to America, Noah's Compass, The Beginner's Goodbye, A Spool of Blue Thread, and Vinegar Girl. She has won several awards including the PEN Faulkner Award in 1983 for Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant, the 1985 National Book Critics Circle Award for The Accidental Tourist, and the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for Breathing Lessons. The Accidental Tourist was adapted into a 1988 movie starring William Hurt and Geena Davis.

(Bowker Author Biography) Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. "Back When We Were Grownups" is her 15th novel; her 11th, "Breathing Lessons", won the Pulitzer Prize in 1988. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Letters. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

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