where the writers are
Books of the Times: Missouri Boy Meets New York: Guess Who Wins
Date of Review: 
Sep.10.1998
Reviewer: 
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Source: 
The New York Times

In his novel, Mr. Canin illuminates both these realms, those of metaphor and literalness. Surprisingly in a world where tongues are eloquent, what the heart can grasp prevails.

For Kings and Planets leaves you wounded and healed.