Minister Without PortfolioBook - 2013
An emotionally resonant novel that confronts the deeply personal effects of war by a writer at the height of his power. Everything changes during a tragic roadside incursion when a routine patrol suddenly turns fatal. And Henry, who survives, knows in his heart that he is responsible. Upon returning home, now tormented by guilt in addition to ennui, he begins to feel even more rootless and restless until the question of his deceased friend's summer home arises. Soon Henry is trying to bring meaning back to his life and to make posthumous amends by planning to buy and repair his friend's dilapidated family house.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario :, Hamish Hamilton,, .
Copyright Date: ©2013
Characteristics: 326 pages ;,24 cm.