Search Results: "Hanya Yanagihara"


BOOK REVIEW

THE PEOPLE IN THE TREES by Hanya Yanagihara
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"Yanagihara presents a cautionary tale about what can happen when Western arrogance meets primeval culture."
An instance of that rare subgenre of literature, the anthropological novel, in which Norton Perina, winner of the Nobel Prize in medicine, traces the early part of his life, when he helped both discover and destroy a lost tribe. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

A LITTLE LIFE by Hanya Yanagihara
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 10, 2015

"The phrase 'tour de force' could have been invented for this audacious novel."
Four men who meet as college roommates move to New York and spend the next three decades gaining renown in their professions—as an architect, painter, actor and lawyer—and struggling with demons in their intertwined personal lives. Read full book review >