RED SUN IN THE MORNING by Robert P. Tristram Coffin

RED SUN IN THE MORNING

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KIRKUS REVIEW

A stylized novel -- a somber tale of tragedy developed around the jealousy of a man for his wife, transferred in turn to the son for his mother. Not overdone, plays up weak character rather than guilt, ignorance rather than malice. The characters -- in their stupid mishandling of their lives -- fail to arouse sympathy or compassion. The setting is the Maine coast -- an island -- and the sea itself. Not keyed to the very special audience that liked his story of a Maine boyhood, Lost Paradise.

Pub Date: Oct. 1st, 1935
Publisher: Macmillan