The Power of the Dog: A Novel (Paperback)

The Power of the Dog: A Novel (Paperback)

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Now an award-winning Netflix film by Jane Campion, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst: Thomas Savage's acclaimed Western is "a pitch-perfect evocation of time and place" (Boston Globe) for fans of East of Eden and Brokeback Mountain.

Set in the wide-open spaces of the American West, The Power of the Dog is a stunning story of domestic tyranny, brutal masculinity, and thrilling defiance from one of the most powerful and distinctive voices in American literature. The novel tells the story of two brothers — one magnetic but cruel, the other gentle and quiet — and of the mother and son whose arrival on the brothers’ ranch shatters an already tenuous peace. From the novel’s startling first paragraph to its very last word, Thomas Savage’s voice — and the intense passion of his characters — holds readers in thrall.

"Gripping and powerful...A work of literary art." —Annie Proulx, from her afterword

All copies are used, but guaranteed in acceptable to good condition.

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Little, Brown; Media tie-in edition (November 23, 2021)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Paperback ‏ : ‎ 304 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0316436607
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0316436601
Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 0.57 pounds
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.5 x 0.76 x 8.25 inches