Falconer by John Cheever
It tells the story of Ezekiel Farragut, a university professor and drug addict who is serving time in Falconer State Prison for the murder of his brother. Farragut struggles to retain his humanity in the prison environment, and begins an affair with a fellow prisoner.
The 1200th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - TIME Magazine All Time 100 Novels (TIME Magazine)