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The Wapshot Chronicle (Time Reading Program Special Edition)
The Wapshot Chronicle - Time Reading Program Special Edition Author:John Cheever In 1957, when The WAPSHOT CHRONICLE was published, John Cheever was already recognized as a writer of superb short stories. But THE WAPSHOT CHRONICLE, which won the 1958 National Book Award, established him as a major novelist. Seven years later, THE WAPSHOT SCANDAL confirmed his standing. — Together, these novels present the complete story of th... more »e Wapshot inheritance, from the early 20th century to the 1960s and from a small Massachusetts village to New York and Europe.
"THE WAPSHOT CHRONICLE has been a beautifully rewarding experience for me...it is a compelling book. Character after character is perfectly rendered with warmth and detachment. Episode after episode is a model of narrative virtuosity." --Robert Penn Warren« less