A Patchwork Planet by Anne Tyler
A Patchwork Planet is a novel by Anne Tyler. Published in 1998, it tells the story of Barnaby Gaitlin, anti-hero and failure who suffers from more than the usual quota of misfortune. The book is noted for its complement of old people and eccentrics, and its sharply ironic humor.
The 1145th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 67th on The 100 Favorite Novels of Librarians (Bookman.com)