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MARILYNNE ROBINSON

Lila by Marilynne Robinson
1064 reviews (2014) (272p) (Amazon Top100) (NYT100) (PW Fiction) (Econ) (MK Top) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Home by Marilynne Robinson
313 reviews (2008) (336p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (LATimes) (Amazon)
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Hundreds of thousands were enthralled by the luminous voice of John Ames in Gilead, Marilynne Robinson's Pulitzer Prize–winning novel. Home is an entirely independent, deeply affecting novel that takes place concurrently in the same locale, this time in the household of Reverend Robert Boughton, Ames's closest friend.
 
Glory Boughton, aged thir...
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Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
975 reviews (2004) (256p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
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 In 1956, toward the end of Reverend John Ames's life, he begins a letter to his young son, an account of himself and his forebears. Ames is the son of an Iowan preacher and the grandson of a minister who, as a young man in Maine, saw a vision of Christ bound in chains and came west to Kansas to fight for abolition: He "preached men into the Civil War," then, at age fifty, became a chaplain in the ...
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Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson
180 reviews (1981) (224p) (PP) (PF) (NYTimes)
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A modern classic, Housekeeping is the story of Ruth and her younger sister, Lucille, who grow up haphazardly, first under the care of their competent grandmother, then of two comically bumbling great-aunts, and finally of Sylvie, their eccentric and remote aunt. The family house is in the small Far West town of Fingerbone set on a glacial lake, the same lake where their grandfather die...
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Marilynne Robinson Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 10  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 4  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 1 Gilead ·  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 2 Gilead · Housekeeping ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 2 Gilead · Lila ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 3 Gilead · Home · Lila ·  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 2 Home · Lila ·  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 2 Gilead · Housekeeping ·  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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