It was so good, but he could have gone so much further with the cast of characters at his disposal. There were so many more stories to tell. He leaves you wanting more. Read morePublished 7 months ago by RONALD J. POLLINA
The title of my review is true, in this novel Yates flawlessly depicts the reality of two families brought together by fate. Read morePublished on July 23, 2012 by chris1983
I'm starting to feel a little sad because before long, I'll have read all of Richard Yate's books. A wonderful author who really only became recognized after his death. Read morePublished on October 20, 2011 by My2Cents
The other reviewers have this one pegged. It is about poor choices, disappointment, and alienation. It is about dumb choices and poor judgement. Read morePublished on September 15, 2010 by Dr. Who, What, Where?
the contents of cold spring harbor, a very short novel, are suffocated by yates' use of judgment-loaded adjectives and adverbs. Read morePublished on January 28, 2010 by R. Linder
Using the same characters that made up the sum of his life, he manages to bring some more subtle insight into the morphing situations. Read morePublished on January 20, 2010 by irista
I realize Yates reached a peak of popularity, especially with his book turned movie, Revolution, but I was neither impressed with the story line or his writing style. Read morePublished on December 19, 2009 by F. noyes