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GOOD BENITO

A Novel

by Alan Lightman

  • 393 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Popular American Fiction,
  • Domestic fiction,
  • Psychological fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7699000M
    ISBN 100679436146
    ISBN 109780679436140

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Bennett Lang is born in Memphis to an elusive father, who buries himself in books, and a demanding mother, who wanted a daughter but bore three sons instead.

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