Books Summerlong by Dean Bakopoulos Hardcover, 354 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $26.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleSummerlongAuthorDean Bakopoulos Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary The tensions beneath the surface of Claire and Don Lowry's seemingly contented marriage explode in the bedrooms and backyards of a small town over the course of a long, hot summer, as they discover that married life is not what they had predicted. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Also by Dean Bakopoulos Please Don't Come Back From The Moon My American Unhappiness Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Summerlong NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2015's Great Reads December 8, 2015 The Book Concierge is back and all new for 2015! Explore more than 260 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews Going Through A Midlife Crisis? 'Summerlong' Is No Escape June 25, 2015 Dean Bakopoulos' darkly humorous novel Summerlong features a cast of Midwestern suburbanites suffocating from adulthood.