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New England White is a 2007 novel by American author Stephen L. Carter.
New England White is a 2007 novel by American author Stephen L. The book was Carter's second work of fiction, and forms the second part of Carter's Elm Harbor series, following 2002's The Emperor of Ocean Park and preceding 2008's Palace Council.
About New England White. Carter twists the plotlines like pretzels while wryly skewering America’s wealthy intellectual elite.
By Stephen L. By Stephen L. About New England White. Lemaster Carlyle, the president of the country’s most prestigious university, and his wife, Julie, the divinity school’s deputy dean, are America’s most prominent and powerful African American couple. Driving home through a swirling blizzard late one night, the couple skids off the road. Near the sight of their accident they discover a dead body. A testament to formidable storytelling.
The Emperor of Ocean Park. Back channel : a novel, Stephen L. The Violence of Peace: America’s Wars in the Age of Obama. God’s Name in Vain: The Wrongs and Rights of Religion in Politics. pages cm. This is a Borzoi book. ISBN 978-0-385-34960-4 (hardback). eBook ISBN: 978-0-385-34961-1.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading New England White. Featuring the setting and two minor characters from his best-selling debut novel, The Emperor of Ocean Park, Stephen L. Carter has crafted a literary thriller peppered with shrewd observations about wealth, power, race, culture, and politics. Several critics were disappointed with the murder mystery, citing a melodramatic plot with too many characters. However, the Washington Post declared, "Let's be honest: No one should read a Carter novel for the mystery.
view Kindle eBook view Audible audiobook. But Stephen Carter pulls it off. At a Smithsonian Book Festival, Professor Carter gave a wise piece of advice to an older member of the audience who asserted that each person who reaches senior age should have at least one book inside of them. This is the 2nd Stephen Carter novel I've read, and I truly enjoyed it. Unlike Palace Council, the story here gets right into the action and doesn't drag along too often.
NEW ENGLAND WHITE by Stephen Carter is a sprawling novel Stephen L. Carter is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale University, where he has taught since 1982
NEW ENGLAND WHITE by Stephen Carter is a sprawling novel. There are over a dozen key characters and at least another dozen minor characters . Stephen L. Carter is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale University, where he has taught since 1982. He is the author of the bestselling novel The Emperor of Ocean Park and seven works of non-fiction. He and his family live near New Haven, Connecticut.
From Publishers Weekly. Turpin's reading of Carter's second novel is sublime. In a book where each character's race is important, capturing that fact for the ear alone is a balancing act to be taken quite seriously
From Publishers Weekly. In a book where each character's race is important, capturing that fact for the ear alone is a balancing act to be taken quite seriously. The story opens with a body found on the roadside by Julia Carlyle and her university president husband, Lemaster (both had minor roles in Carter's The Emperor of Ocean Park). It turns out to be an ex-lover of Julia's and a possible blackmailer of Lemaster.
New England White book. The eagerly awaited, electrifying new novel from the author of The Emperor of Ocean Park (Among the most remarkable fiction debuts in recent years. A rip-roaring entertainment. When The Emperor of Ocean Park was published, Time Out declared: Carter does for members of the contemporary black upper class what Henry James did for Washington Square society, taking us into their drGlobe).
Stephen L. Carter’s second novel revolves around a wealthy and successful black family.
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Relentlessly suspenseful, galvanizing in its exploration of the profound difference between allegiance to ideas and to people, New England White is a resounding confirmation of Stephen Carter's gifts as a writer of fiction. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere. Black and White and Dead All Over. The Double Bind: A Novel. marient 5Go to marient 5's profile.