"Bennett's finely crafted novel rises on a wave of suspense to a place of beauty and hope."
"This is the kind of book that will find its ways into one's hands again and again over the years."―Booklist
"...a melancholy coming-of-age tale with a moody atmosphere... The Troupe is a genuinely powerful piece of work."―SFX
"The Troupe is true magic: a gripping tale that reminds the audience why we fell in love with reading. This book enchants, leaving the audience on their feet, yelling for an encore."―Mat Johnson, author of Pym
"Thought-provoking, beautifully written, and highly recommended"―Sci Fi Bulletin
Robert Jackson Bennett was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Winner of the Shirley Jackson Award, the Sydney J. Bounds Award, and an Edgar Award, he is the author of the novels Mr. Shivers, The Company Man, The Troupe, and American Elsewhere. Find out more about the author at www.robertjacksonbennett.com.
This book is very well done. It has a suspenseful, interesting, and compelling plot. It tackles lots of ideas about the world, in a subtle yet powerful way. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Anna
lI don’t usually write reviews, mainly because I’m not very good at doing so, but I just had to explain to those oblivious to Robert Jackson Bennett as to why they should read his... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kaleb Russell
A book that I will probably reread at some future date. A great deal of creativity involved in writing this book, and it goes in a lot of directions. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Yellowstone
I don't know if The Troupe is intended to be a young adult novel or not. However, it certainly reads like one. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Ian Kaplan
Excellent book with an interesting,involving story.Likeable characters.Published 11 months ago by Debbie Robertson
While reading this book, I was taken back to 1963 when I read Ray Bradbury’s “Something Wicked this Way Comes”. Read morePublished 16 months ago by W. R. Smith