Find a copy in the library
Find it in libraries globally
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Awards:||National Book Award Finalist for Fiction, 2012|
|Description:||312 pages ; 23 cm|
A National Book Award Finalist, A Northern California Book Award Finalist One of the "New York Times Book Review"'s "Top Ten Books of 2012" "Mr. Eggers uses a new, pared down, Hemingwayesque voice to
WorldCat User Reviews (1)
A lesser jewel in Eggers' crown
Dave Eggers is always highly readable, and rewards his readers with interesting settings, rich characterization, and generally compelling stories. The plot here is rather thin, and I suspect this would have worked better as a short story, or possibly a novella. A middle-aged salesman,...
- Was this review helpful to you?
- Businessmen -- Fiction.
- Americans -- Saudi Arabia -- Fiction.
- Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009 -- Fiction.
- Families -- Fiction.
- Self-actualization (Psychology) in middle age -- Fiction.
- Self-actualization (Psychology) in middle age
- Saudi Arabia.
User lists with this item (12)
- New Books GEF(197 items)
by BrookensLibrary updated about 3 weeks ago
- Book to Read Before the Movie comes Out 2016(38 items)
by gretellaguardia updated about a month ago
- Books I read(88 items)
by acobos updated 2016-09-03
- 2016 Books I've Read(9 items)
by carmicrowe updated 2016-08-21
- National Book Award Finalists: Fiction(128 items)
by dordtlibrary updated 2016-07-19