Week 9/52: The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall


The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall was a Powell's Indiespensable selection that I just didn't get around to reading last year. Four wives + 28 children + economic hardship = complicated. And then maybe we should add another wife to the mix? Somehow along the line I began to care about this messy clan. A tad too long at 600 pages but very funny and insightful. And the author lives in Boise! 

Published by Andrea Y. Griffith

owner of browsers. former librarian. wife. mother to two tweens and the cutest labradoodle in the world.

One thought on “Week 9/52: The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall

  1. I would agree with your assessment — a bit long, wasn’t too engaged with the characters overall, but by the end I was hoping for the best and cared a bit more than I thought possible. Loved reading a local author …


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