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From the best-selling author of Broken for You and Sing Them Home, Language Arts is an affecting tale of love, loss, and language — its powers and its perils.

Charles Marlow teaches his high school students that language will expand their worlds. But linguistic skill cannot help him connect with his autistic son, his ex-wife, or his college-bound daughter. He’s at the end of a road he’s traveled for years when a series of unexpected events force him to reflect on the lifetime of decisions and indecisions that have brought him to this point. With the help of an ambitious art student, an Italian-speaking nun, and the memory of a boy in a white suit whose friendship both saved and condemned him, Charles may finally be able to rewrite the script of his life.

"...dazzling …An all-around delight.”—Maria Semple, bestselling author of Where'd You Go, Bernadette?

"Language Arts was like yoga for my heart…I felt grateful for this beautifully honest, lyrical journey. I loved this book.”—Jamie Ford, bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet


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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - June 9th, 2015

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