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A guide for the perplexed

Author: Dara Horn
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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While consulting at an Egyptian library, software prodigy Josie Ashkenazi is kidnapped and her talent for preserving memories becomes her only means of escape as the power of her ingenious work is revealed, while jealous sister Judith takes over Josie's life at home.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dara Horn
ISBN: 9780393348880 0393348881
OCLC Number: 857404714
Description: 342 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Dara Horn.

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The incomparable Dara Horn returns with a spellbinding novel of how technology changes memory and how memory shapes the soul.  Read more...

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"Readers will be taken in by this literary thriller's fast-paced plot and complicated but well-imaged characters. A sure bet." -- Library Journal "A Guide for the Perplexed is a richly layered book Read more...

 
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