A Death in the Family Author:James Agee James Agee's Pulitzer Prize-winning A Death in the Family is the powerful, moving story of a universal human situation. It tells of a loving and close-knit family--and of their great courage when tragedy changes senselessly and sudenly the lives of those who are left behind. — "Maturely and masterfully, Agee accomplished a book which touches one... more » deeply and which no reader will forget" - New York herald Tribune Book Review.
"There's nothing quite like the excitement of coming upan a book and suddenly having it explode at you and fill you with wonder. Such a book is A Death in the Family." - Saturday Review.
"Utterly individual and original...The work of a writer whose power with English words can make you gasp." Alfred Kazin, The New York Times.« less