Books The Sarah Book by Scott McClanahan Paperback, 150 pages, Tyrant Books, List Price: $16.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Sarah BookAuthorScott McClanahan Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Sarah Book NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2017's Great Reads December 5, 2017 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 350 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 'The Sarah Book' Is An Unsparing Primal Scream Of A Book June 21, 2017 Scott McClanahan's semi-autobiographical novel is packed with loss, pain and existential anguish, but his narrator — also named Scott — refuses to give up, no matter how often he's knocked down.