About this book
'Tinkers' is about the legacy of consciousness and the porousness of identity from one generation to the next. At once heartbreaking and life affirming, it is an elegiac meditation on love, loss, and the fierce beauty of nature.
Paperback edition of the debut novel, which won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Features a hallucinating, dying man who is released from time and memory and rejoins his father, who died 70 years earlier.