Man in the Woods

by Scott Spencer

Man in the Woods by Scott Spencer

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Book Summary

Two characters from A Ship Made of Paper , Kate Ellis and her daughter, Ruby, meet a wandering adventurer and offer him stability if he is willing to forgo his deep convictions and make compromises to get along with others. 50,000 first printing.

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Many of Scott Spencer's novels feature a turning point — a dreadful, often unplanned act committed by one of the characters — after which nothing will ever be the same. In his classic 1979 novel Endless Love, it was a teenage boy burning down his girlfriend's house because he was not allowed to see her again. In Spencer's newest novel, Man in the Woods, a carpenter named Paul takes a detour to the woods to have a few quiet moments alone. But Paul is soon joined

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