Homer & Langley (Random House)
In this comic and affecting novel based on the lives of the Collyer brothers — one a blind pianist, the other a hoarder and inventor — E. L. Doctorow creates an ironic allegory of modern America.
Read an excerpt from Homer & Langley.
Banner image: E.L. Doctorow speaking at the Chautauqua Institution, 2008. Photo: Pete Wright