By David Adams Richards
In his significant new novel, the buddies of Meager Fortune, Richards explores the loss of life days of the lumber within the mid-twentieth century. it is a transfixing love tale of betrayal, envy, and sexual jealousy, which builds to a tragically inevitable climax. it's also a devastating portrait of a pre-mechanized time, and a super commemoration of the passing of an international. wealthy with all of the ardour, ambition and nearly mythic imaginative and prescient that defines David Adams Richards' paintings, the chums of Meager Fortune is a profound and demanding e-book concerning the arms and the guts; approximately actual greatness and actual weak point; concerning the relentlessness of destiny and the evil that women and men do. clever, stark, and and not using a fake observe in it, it cements David Adams Richards' declare to be the best novelist at paintings in Canada this day.