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Summary and reviews of tinkers by paul harding, plus links to a book excerpt from tinkers and author biography of paul harding. This study guide consists of approximately 20 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of tinkers paul harding won the pulitzer prize for writing tinkers the story follows the main character, george washington crosby. When new england writer paul harding's novel tinkers was awarded the pulitzer prize for fiction in april, it had the makings of the feel-good story of the literary season. Find great deals for tinkers by paul harding (2009, hardcover) shop with confidence on ebay.
Pulitzer prizewinner and former writers' workshop graduate and instructor paul harding will read from his new novel, enon enon is the story of charlie, grandson of tinkers' protagonist george crosby.
Paul harding (born 1967) is an american musician and author, best known for his debut novel tinkers (2009), which won the 2010 pulitzer prize for fiction and the 2010 pen/robert w bingham prize among other honors. Complete summary of paul harding's tinkers enotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of tinkers. Tinkers: review of tinkers by paul harding, plus back-story and other interesting facts about the book. To say paul harding's debut novel, tinkers,came out of nowhere would be a gross understatement the story of a new england man's deathbed recounting his intricate family history released by tiny bellevue literary press, tinkers racked up major awards, becoming the first novel from a small.