The Law of Similars
Author(s): Chris Bohjalian
A novel which centres on the moral and ethical dilemma faced by a state attorney whose homeopath, with whom he has just embarked on a love affair, comes under investigation when another of her patients falls into a coma.
"A fast, fascinating read...."--"Denver Post"
"Bohjalian seems to have hit his literary stride with Leland Fowler, whose voice is intimate, credible, and sure in illuminating the shadows of his soul.... Once opened, The Law of Similars is a hard book to put down."--"The Boston Globe"
"Bohjalian [has] a distinctive narrative voice, [an] artful hand with dialogue, and [a] disarming gift for taking the reader into his confidence."--"Vermont Sunday Magazine"
Praise for Midwives:
"A writer of unusual heart."--"The Boston Globe"
"This skillfully constructed, fast-paced novel is not only beautifully written but also as hard to put down as any old-fashioned thriller.... This astonishing story will keep readers up late at night until the last page is turned."--"Washington Post Book World"
"Superbly crafted and astonishingly powerful.... It will thrill readers who cherish their worn copies of To Kill a Mockingbird."--"People"
"A treasure.... It is a rare pleasure when a finely written novel also grips us with sheer storytelling power."--"Portland Oregonian"
- : 9780679771470
- : ranusa
- : ranusa
- : 0.272
- : April 2000
- : 210mm X 146mm X 18mm
- : United States
- : books
- : Chris Bohjalian
- : Paperback
- : New edition
- : 813.54
- : 324