Books by Tom House

THE BEGINNING OF CALAMITIES by Tom House
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 2003

"A tenacious exploration of identity and bad-hair memory in the '70s suburbs."
A caustic, improbably entertaining debut: an 11-year-old stages Christ's Passion for his Catholic school on 1970s Long Island, allowing him to enact the drama of his incipient homosexuality. Read full book review >
THE DIAMOND APPRAISED by Craig R. Wright
Released: April 4, 1989

That's a baseball diamond—and it's scrutinized through the loupes of both theory and experience in this heady forum that pits former Texas Rangers "sabermetrician" Wright against ex-big-league hurler House, now pitching coach for the Rangers. Read full book review >