North River by Pete Hamill

Transport yourself back in time to New York in the 1930’s with Pete Hamill’s novel, North River.  Delaney is a doctor who makes house calls for a wide variety of patients including neighbors, friends, NYC gangsters, and even prostitutes.  One New Year’s Day, upon returning to his home in Greenwich Village, Delaney finds his three year old grandson left at his door, with a note from Grace. The last time Delaney had seen him, he was 6 days old.   Hamill will take you on a delightful, uplifting journey, awakening your senses as you visit old New York through his novel.

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2 responses to “North River by Pete Hamill

  1. Hamill is choice…one should also read his novel, “Forever” & his memoir “A Drinking Life”. Great reads…..

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