Where does a children’s Bible take place?
“A Children’s Bible” is set up like a bourgeois confection, with a group of families jointly renting a grand estate for the summer somewhere on the East Coast. Then Millet turns the premise inside out: Instead of focusing on the fancy house and adult relationships, she lets the younger generation hijack the narrative.
What happened to the parents in a childrens Bible?
Choices were being removed.” Isolated in the summer house, many of the parents become afflicted with dengue fever; when one, a mother—who, as it happens, is also pregnant—makes the journey to the farm to see her daughter, she dies in childbirth.
How long is a childrens Bible?
A CHILDREN’S BIBLE
224 pp. W.W. Norton & Company. $25.95.