Books by Robert C.S. Downs

THE FIFTH SEASON by Robert C.S. Downs
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"A seamless mix of clear-eyed reportage and heartbreaking emotion."
The Fifth Season is also Downs's fifth novel (Living Together, 1983, etc.): a small gem that details the poignant realities of old age as a 60-year-old son, trying to help his ailing parents, confronts old tensions and mortality'his and theirs. Read full book review >