Synopses & Reviews
"Corrections" author, Jonathan Franzen's first novel. "The Corrections" sold over 50,000 copies in hardback. "A huge and masterly drama" "Newsweek". "A riveting piece of fiction" "New York Times Book Review".
St. Louis, Missouri, is a quietly dying river city until it hires a new police chief: a charismatic young woman from Bombay, India, named Jammu. No sooner has Jammu been installed, though, than the city's leading citizens become embroiled in an all-pervasive political conspiracy.