“Dutton’s fiction debut is a stellar, thought-provoking novel approximately lifestyles, demise, California, song, and extra. . . . If you’ve by no means been to California, you may believe such as you have visited after interpreting this artistic and unforgettable tale. For connoisseurs of singular fiction.” —Library Journal, starred review
Los Angeles, California: Clem Jasper is a twenty-seven-year-old belief funder with a world-famous rock musician for a father. not sure what do along with her existence, she spends her time simply floating, a cynical observer of the Hollywood scene round her. but if her dad unexpectedly dies, Clem discovers he’s left her something—a sequence of letters that take her on a wierd and revelatory highway journey around the iconic Californian terrain. Ignoring her aunt’s advice to pitch the journey as a truth convey, she embarks on her personal to find simply what it used to be that her father intended her to find—a mystery he couldn’t inform her until eventually now.
With a voice such as Rainbow Rowell, Dutton’s Driftwood is a shocking, poignant, and humorous debut. Dutton deftly captures the mythology of California with a shiny and weird tackle the liberty of the open street, the ability of track, and what it potential, even in the course of grief, to be a family.
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