The fisherman's son

by Michael Koepf

Hardcover, 1998

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Publication

New York : Broadway Books, c1998.

Description

Two brothers who are fishermen on the West Coast turn to smuggling Asian immigrants to pay their mounting debts, but the boat is shipwrecked and one drowns. As Neil Kruger, the surviving brother, drifts on a raft he recounts their life at sea from an early age, following in their father's footsteps.

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LibraryThing member NicholasPayne
A largely unnoticed little gem. This is not the biggest or the greatest novel ever written but it's written with a sure and sympathetic eye, and spins a pretty good yarn.

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