"Rawlings writes with vivid sensuousness and a palpable sense of purpose in throwing curveballs at her familiar characters. The result is a probing investigation into the unbearable lovelessness of modern life, and an attendant search for certainty."
I was reading The Agnostics on an Alaska Airlines flight. The woman sitting behind me saw the cover of the book I was reading. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Puppy Out Of Breath
Wonderful! This chronicle of a Long Island family from the early 1960s through the 1990s is beautifully written, smart, funny, and very moving. Read morePublished on March 8, 2012 by Lost In a Book
Wendy Rawlings is a truly gifted writer. I could not put this book down! I became so involved in each character's life that I could not stop thinking about them throughout the day. Read morePublished on February 2, 2009 by Molly Savoy
Wendy Rawlings bridges the gap between the characters and the narrator. The characters are continually developed throughout the book in a variety of ways, especially through their... Read morePublished on January 26, 2009 by M. Hawkins