cover image Remembering


Wendell Berry. North Point Press, $11 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-86547-331-7

In the course of a single day in 1976, the span of this elegiac novel, while in San Francisco attending a conference on agricultural technology, an emotionally troubled journalist wanders through pre-dawn streets reflecting on the early days of his marriage, on his parents and their love of the land. ``Berry writes with grace and eloquence of the beauty in handed-down lives,'' declared PW. (Sept.)