The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

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Epic and beautifully told, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle is the riveting story of Edgar, a mute boy who bears witness to a traumatic event that shatters his life on the idyllic farm where his family raises dogs. Leaving the farm with three yearlings in tow, the novel chronicles Edward’s journey across the American heartland. An immersive reading experience this exquisite retelling of Hamlet will not disappoint.

For more American epics, check these out:

My Antonia by Willa Cather

Now is the Hour by Tom Spanbauer

East of Eden by John Steinbeck

 

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