This Is Where I Leave You

This Is Where I Leave You

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Now a major motion picture starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey Jane Fonda, and Adam Driver qOften sidesplitting, mostly heartbreaking...[Tropper is] a more sincere, insightful version of Nick Hornby, that other master of male psyche.q --USA Today The death of Judd Foxman's father marks the first time that the entire Foxman clan has congregated in years. There is, however, one conspicuous absence: Judd's wife, Jen, whose affair with his radio- shock-jock boss has recently become painfully public. Simultaneously mourning the demise of his father and his marriage, Judd joins his dysfunctional family as they reluctantly sit shiva-and spend seven days and nights under the same roof. The week quickly spins out of control as longstanding grudges resurface, secrets are revealed and old passions are reawakened. Then Jen delivers the clincher: she's pregnant. This Is Where I Leave You is Jonathan Tropper's (One Last Thing Before I Go) most accomplished work to date, and a riotously funny, emotionally raw novel about love, marriage, divorce, family, and the ties that bind-whether we like it or not.... on West Covington, they use our house as anegative landmark; ifyou see the big white house, then youa#39;ve gone too far. ... go intobusiness, and hemissed working with his hands, couldna#39;tface the weekend without theprospect of manual labor. ... and ita#39;s brown in patches, but the twin dogwoods we used toclimb areinfull bloom, their crimson leaves fanned out like an ... Consumed withDada#39;s slow death, Mom forgot to cancel the pool service, andsothe swimming pool inthe yard glistensanbsp;...

Title:This Is Where I Leave You
Author:Jonathan Tropper
Publisher:Penguin - 2009-08-06


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