Lincoln in the Bardo
A NovelLarge Print - 2017
From Library Staff
A heart-wrenching exploration of death and grief, and the possibilities of life. At the dawn of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln's son, Willie, is laid to rest. That night, his grieving father visits the cemetery under cover of darkness to spend time with his son’s body.
amf_0 Apr 28, 2017
Wow! A highly unusual and strangely compelling read. I wasn't sure what I was reading at first (and this work might not be for everyone) but I was hooked. The tender relationship between Lincoln and Willie is especially well depicted . I found myself reading very carefully so I didn't miss a... Read More »