Let's Take the Long Way Home

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Let's Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship By Gail Caldwell Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812979114
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 9th, 2011

This beautiful memoir chronicles the friendship between Caroline Knapp, author of Drinking: A Love Story, and Pulitzer Prize winner and former book critic for the Boston Globe, Gail Caldwell. Shared mutual passions for writing, dogs, and rowing, as well as recovery from alcoholism, created an intimacy that inspired a deep affinity until Caroline's death at the age of 42 from cancer. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer