The Grossmans are moving from Washington DC to suburban Long Island as a heat wave sweeps across 1950s America. With the McCarthy era of paranoia, persecution and propaganda, successful Department of Justice lawyer, Benny finds his past come back to haunt him -forcing him to leave the capital behind. The follow-up to the critically acclaimed Darke, this book is a portrait of a marriage in crisis, of a unique and fascinating period in US history. Read along and discover the secrets behind a seemingly perfect family, fighting their demons behind closed doors.
A LONG ISLAND STORY
By Rick Gekoski