For fanatics of literary classics equivalent to The Catcher within the Rye and The Perks of Being a Wallflower comes a stirring new thought-provoking novel from debut writer Sam Miller a few loss shrouded in secret with twists and turns down each railway.
Arthur Louis Pullman the Third is at the verge of a breakdown. He’s been stripped of his university scholarship, is wasting his grip on truth, and has been despatched away to dwell along with his aunt and uncle.
It’s there that Arthur discovers a magazine written through his grandfather, the 1st Arthur Louis Pullman, an iconic Salinger-esque writer who went lacking the final week of his lifestyles and died 1000's of miles clear of their relations domestic. What occurred in that week—and how a lot his activities have been prompted by way of his Alzheimer’s—remains a mystery.
But now Arthur has his grandfather’s journal—and a last sentence containing a teach direction and a destination.
So Arthur embarks on a cross-country educate experience to relive his grandfather’s final week, guided merely by means of the clues left in the back of within the dementia-fueled magazine. As Arthur will get in the direction of uncovering a tragic and poor fact, his trip is advanced through a shaky alliance with a woman who has secrets and techniques of her personal and through escalating run-ins with a deadly Pullman fan base.
Arthur’s now not the single one chasing a legacy—and a few consider there is not any rate too excessive for the reality.
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