The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir

ꂝ Best new ⅱ The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir  ѩ ePUB Author Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich उ ꂝ Best new ⅱ The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir ѩ ePUB Author Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich उ This book is a marvel With unflinching precision and immense compassion, Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich peels apart both a murder case and her own experience to reveal how we try to make sense of the past The Fact of a Body is equal parts gripping and haunting and will leave you questioning whether any one story can hold the full truth Celeste Ng, author of the New York Times bestselling Everything I Never Told You A fascinating hybrid of true crime and memoir, TheFact of a Body is intricately constructed, emotionally raw, and unflinching Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich has written a gripping meditation on memory, justice, and the limits of empathy Tom Perrotta The Fact of a Body is unlike any murder story I ve ever read, a masterpiece of both reportage and memoir, a book that could only be written by an author with Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich s staggering gifts a relentless reporter with a law degree from Harvard, a poet s understanding of the cadence of a line, and a novelist s gift for empathy Walter Benjamin famously said that all great works of art either dissolve a genre or invent one This book does both, and its greatness is undeniable Justin St Germain, author of Son of a Gun The Fact of a Body is a remarkable act of witness, an anatomy of silence and the violence it abets, a book of both public and private accountings Rejecting the false comfort of certainty, it confronts the inadequacy of all our tools for fathoming not just unforgivable crimes, but the baffling, human grace that can forgive them This is a profound and riveting book Garth Greenwell, author of What Belongs to You The balancing act here performed between autobiography and journalism, documentary and imagination, witnessing and reckoning, the tender and the terrible, is shrewd and graceful In the hands of a lesser human or writer, it could have all fallen apart instead, Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich has given us an exquisite and exquisitely difficult work of art that makes a fierce claim on our attention, conscience, and heart Maggie Nelson, author of the NBCC award winning Argonauts Hauntingimpeccably researchedHer writing is remarkably evocative and taut with suspense, with a level of nuance that sets this effort apart from other true crime accounts Publishers Weekly, Starred Review An accomplished literary debutan absorbing narrative about secrets, pain, revenge, and, ultimately, the slippery notion of truthA powerful evocation of the raw pain of emotional scars KirkusThis book is a marvel With unflinching precision andimmense compassion, Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich peels apart both a murder caseand her own experience to reveal how we try to make sense of the past The Fact of a Body is equal parts gripping and haunting andwill leave you questioning whether any one story can hold the full truth Celeste Ng, author of the New York Times bestselling Everything I Never Told YouA fascinating hybrid of true crime and memoir, TheFact of a Body isintricately constructed, emotionally raw, and unflinching AlexandriaMarzano Lesnevich has written a gripping meditation on memory, justice, and thelimits of empathy Tom Perrotta The Fact of a Body is unlikeany murder story I ve ever read, a masterpiece of both reportage and memoir, abook that could only be written by an author with AlexandriaMarzano Lesnevich s staggering gifts a relentless reporter with a law degreefrom Harvard, a poet s understanding of the cadence of a line, and a novelist sgift for empathy Walter Benjamin famously said that all great works of arteither dissolve a genre or invent one This book does both, and its greatnessis undeniable Justin St Germain, author of Son of a Gun The Fact of a Body is aremarkable act of witness, an anatomy of silence and the violence it abets, abook of both public and private accountings Rejecting the false comfort ofcertainty, it confronts the inadequacy of all our tools for fathoming not justunforgivable crimes, but the baffling, human grace that can forgive them Thisis a profound and riveting book Garth Greenwell, author of What Belongs to You The balancing act here performed between autobiographyand journalism, documentary and imagination, witnessing and reckoning, thetender and the terrible, is shrewd and graceful In the hands of a lesser humanor writer, it could have all fallen apart instead, AlexandriaMarzano Lesnevich has given us an exquisite and exquisitely difficult work ofart that makes a fierce claim on our attention, conscience, and heart Maggie Nelson, author of theNBCC award winning ArgonautsHauntingimpeccably researchedHer writing isremarkably evocative and taut with suspense, with a level of nuance that setsthis effort apart from other true crime accounts Publishers Weekly, Starred ReviewAn accomplished literary debutan absorbing narrative aboutsecrets, pain, revenge, and, ultimately, the slippery notion of truthApowerful evocation of the raw pain of emotional scars KirkusCompulsive, eloquent and profoundly troubling One ofthose rare books which embrace the genuine complexity of life Mark Haddon, bestsellingauthor o f The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time The writing is superb and grippinga moving must have Library Journal, starredreviewSurprising, suspenseful, and movingA book that defiesboth itsgenres, turning into something wholly different and memorable Booklist, starredreviewHaunting Marzano Lesnevich digs into one case that begins tofeeloddly familiar, and eventually is forced to confront her understandingofjustice, forgiveness, and truth BuzzFeed THE FACT OF A BODY is excellent.So gripping and fascinating Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestsellingauthorof The Monogram Murders Marzano Lesnevich interweaves the story of a disturbing1992 murder case she stumbles upon as a law intern with her own past trauma inthis haunting, excellentmemoir EW.comSuspenseful and spellbinding BustleA memoir true crime hybrid that stands up to the best of either genre, and will linger in your mind long after the last page Entertainment Weekly This is a nonfiction book you could give up novels for Intertwines a riveting true crime story with a brave memoir, reminding us that facing the truth is our only option RedbookUtterly remarkable It isn t just that the writing can be beautiful it isn t just her coruscating honesty, it is that she understands how very partial the stories we tell ourselves are the story of themselves that parents choose to tell their children as much as the stories that defence and prosecuting counsels create about events and people Stories, she sees, are both essential and treacherous Heroically accomplished The Times of London There are echoes of In Cold Blood in this haunting storyA gothic mixture of memoir and true crime, The Fact of a Body is full of secrets that don t want to stay buried, that are forced to the surface despite all attempts to keep them submerged Bold, disquieting True crime that feels true The Sunday Times of London Dream stippled prose, at once sharp with beauty and lush with horror The Boston Globe The superb writing and story telling keep luring you back Marzano Lesnevich writes with a beautifully deft one two three punch of grace, power and raw emotion The Buffalo News This book is a marvel With unflinching precision and immense compassion, Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich peels apart both a murder case and her own experience to reveal how we try to make sense of the past The Fact of a Body is equal parts gripping and haunting and will leave you questioning whether any one story can hold the full truth Celeste Ng, author of the New York Times bestselling Everything I Never Told You and Little Fires EverywhereA fascinating hybrid of true crime and memoir, The Fact of a Body is intricately constructed, emotionally raw, and unflinching Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich has written a gripping meditation on memory, justice, and the limits of empathy Tom Perrotta The Fact of a Body is unlike any murder story I ve ever read, a masterpiece of both reportage and memoir, abook that could only be written by an author with Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich s staggering gifts a relentless reporter with a law degree from Harvard, a poet s understanding of the cadence of a line, and a novelist s gift for empathy Walter Benjamin famously said that all great works of art either dissolve a genre or invent one This book does both, and its greatness is undeniable Justin St Germain, author of Son of a Gun The Fact of a Body is remarkable act of witness, an anatomy of silence and the violence it abets, a book of both public and private accountings Rejecting the false comfort of certainty, it confronts the inadequacy of all our tools for fathoming not just unforgivable crimes, but the baffling, human grace that can forgive them This is a profound and riveting book Garth Greenwell, author of What Belongs to You The balancing act here performed between autobiographyand journalism, documentary and imagination, witnessing and reckoning, the tender and the terrible, is shrewd and graceful In the hands of a lesser human or writer, it could have all fallen apart instead, Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich has given us an exquisite and exquisitely difficult work of art that makes a fierce claim on our attention, conscience, and heart Maggie Nelson, author of theNBCC award winning ArgonautsHauntingimpeccably researchedHer writing is remarkably evocative and taut with suspense, with a level of nuance that sets this effort apart from other true crime accounts Publishers Weekly, Starred ReviewAn accomplished literary debutan absorbing narrative about secrets, pain, revenge, and, ultimately, the slippery notion of truthApowerful evocation of the raw pain of emotional scars KirkusCompulsive, eloquent and profoundly troubling One of those rare books which embrace the genuine complexity of life Mark Haddon, bestsellingauthor o f The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time The writing is superb and grippinga moving must have Library Journal, starred reviewSurprising, suspenseful, and movingA book that defies both its genres, turning into something wholly different and memorable Booklist, starred reviewHaunting Marzano Lesnevich digs into one case that begins to feel oddly familiar, and eventually is forced to confront her understandingofjustice, forgiveness, and truth BuzzFeedTHE FACT OF A BODY is excellent.So gripping and fascinating Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of The Monogram MurdersSuspenseful and spellbinding BustleA 2014 National Endowment for the Arts fellow, she has received a Rona Jaffe Award and has twice been a fellow at both MacDowell and Yaddo Her essays appear in the New York Times, Oxford American, and the anthologies TRUE CRIME and WAVEFORM Twenty first Century Essays by Women, as well as many other publications She received her JD from Harvard, her MFA at Emerson College, and her BA from Columbia University She now lives in Boston, where she teaches at Grub Street and in the graduate public policy program at Harvard s Kennedy School of Government. 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    • Hardcover
    • B01M3TZGCL
    • The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir
    • Alexandria Marzano Lesnevich
    • English
    • 21 May 2017
    • 337 pages

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