Author: Willy Vlautin

Book Review: The Free by Willy Vlautin

Posted February 11, 2014 in Reviews / 13 Comments
Book Review: The Free by Willy Vlautin

We all know I have a weakness for novels about separate characters whose lives are connected in some way. In The Free, Willy Vlautin tells the stories of three men and women who are trying to get by in a difficult world. Leroy is an Iraq War veteran living in a group home. A war injury left him brain damaged, and he struggles with the simplest tasks. He takes a drastic measure to escape the misery of his existence, drawing the […]