Hello Goodbye: A Novel by Emily ChenowethHello Goodbye: A Novel by Emily Chenoweth

Hello Goodbye: A Novel

byEmily Chenoweth

Paperback | June 14, 2011

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“Tender. . . . Chenoweth’saffectionate style works marvelously, capturing the decadence of youth.” —NewYork Times

Ina single week, one family leaves behind its past as a daughter awakens to a newfuture, in Emily Chenoweth’s intimate and beautifully crafted debut novel oflove, loss, and learning to start over. Perfect for readers of Jennifer Haigh’s The Condition, Susan Minot’s Evening,and Kim Edwards’ The Memory Keeper’s Daughter, Hello Goodbye isat once an intimate coming-of-age tale and a solemn, elegiac exploration oflife’s passage. Elle magazine calls Hello Goodbye "A tenderode to empathy. . . . Every page of this book serves as an affirmation of theterrible, wrenching beauty of life."

Emily Chenoweth is a former fiction editor ofPublishers Weekly. Her work has appeared inTin House,Bookforum, andPeople, among other publications. She lives in Portland, Oregon.
Title:Hello Goodbye: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.68 inPublished:June 14, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006203460X

ISBN - 13:9780062034601


Editorial Reviews

“A beautiful novel ...Chenoweth’s eye for telling detail is as sure as her language is playful.”