So Long, See You Tomorrow by William Maxwell
On an Illinois farm in the 1920s, a man is murdered, and in the same moment the tenous friendship between two lonely boys comes to an end. In telling their interconnected stories, American Book Award winner William delivers a masterfully restrained and magically evocative meditation on the past.
The 323rd greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 79th on The Top 10: The Greatest Books of All Time (The Top 10 (Book))
- - National Book Award - Fiction (National Book Foundation)
- - The 80 Books Every Man Should Read (Esquire)