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101 Reykjavik : a novel

Author: Hallgrímur Helgason; Brian FitzGibbon, (Translator)
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Against the backdrop of Reykjavik's storied nightlife and amid the swelling global presence of Icelandic culture, Helgason portrays with brutal honesty and humor a young man who takes uselessness to new extremes, and for whom redemption may not even be an option.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hallgrímur Helgason, 1959-
101 Reykjavik.
New York : Scribner, ©2002
(OCoLC)648574038
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hallgrímur Helgason; Brian FitzGibbon, (Translator)
ISBN: 0743225147 9780743225144
OCLC Number: 50280081
Description: ix, 339 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: 101 Reykjavík.
One hundred and one Reykjavik
Responsibility: Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon.
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Julie Myerson "The Guardian" This lusciously deadpan narrative is infused with a wild, anarchic take on the world that is caustically, worryingly truthful.

 
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