Author: Lauren Groff

Book Review: Arcadia by Lauren Groff

Posted August 12, 2012 in Reviews / 4 Comments
Book Review: Arcadia by Lauren Groff

Lauren Groff’s second novel, Arcadia, tells the story of the first child born to Arcadia, a hippie commune in upstate New York. As Bit, so nicknamed for being born the “littlest bit of a hippie ever made,” grows from a tiny baby into a sensitive teenager, the commune grows from a tight-knit group of 50 Free People into a deeply flawed, hierarchical society including teenage runaways and strung-out Trippies. When the commune falls apart when Bit is 14, he and his […]