This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
LJ Reviews 2019 July
Krueger's second coming-of-age story is not the sequel to
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PW Reviews 2019 July #3
This lively but heavy-handed adventure from Krueger (
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Booklist Reviews 2019 August #1
Richly imagined and exceptionally well plotted and written, the novel is, most of all, a compelling, often haunting story that will captivate both adult and young adult readers. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.
New York Journal of Books
The result, This Tender Land, is a book you won't own. It will own you. Long, sprawling, and utterly captivating, readers will eat up every delicious word of it. – C.C. Harrison
Krueger aims higher and hits harder with a standalone novel that shares much with his other work....A novel that transforms narrator and reader alike.
Lively . . . Krueger’s enjoyable riff on The Odyssey will satisfy fans of American heartland epics.