Let the Great World Spin: A Novel by Colum McCann

Set in 1970s New York City, the novel weaves together the stories of a diverse group of characters, ranging from a young Irish monk living among prostitutes in the Bronx to a group of wealthy Park Avenue ladies planning a charity event. Their lives intersect in unexpected ways against the backdrop of a tightrope walker's daring feat between the Twin Towers. The narrative explores themes of love, loss, and the interconnectedness of humanity.

The 2778th greatest book of all time


Published
2009
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
349
Words
138,000
Original Language
English

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