D. Star Costello’s review of The Goodbye House appeared in the January-February issue of American Book Review. “The Goodbye House is a novel that strips away the gloss of the American Dream and reveals the everyday people struggling underneath.”
Lawrence Coates is the author of five books, most recently The Goodbye House. His work has been recognized with the Western States Book Award in Fiction, the Donald Barthelme Prize in Short Prose, the Miami University Press Novella Prize, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Fiction. He currently teaches in the MFA program at Bowling Green State University.