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The imperfectionists

Author: Tom Rachman
Publisher: Melbourne Text Publishing Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 2nd editionView all editions and formats
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'Off the record, who is it?'He hesitates. 'I don't see why you need to know.'But he does see, of course.'It's my son.' Their chuckles are audible over the speakerphone. 'Are you serious?' Lloyd Burko is having troubles with his sources, with his technology at the paper, and with his family. The Imperfectionists is a novel about the peculiar people who write and read an international newspaper based in Rome: from the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rachman, Tom.
Imperfectionists.
Melbourne : The Text Publishing Company, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Rachman
ISBN: 9781922148629 1922148628
OCLC Number: 860897376
Awards: Long-listed for Scotiabank Giller Prize 2010.
Long-listed for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2011.
Description: 1 online resource (381 pages)
Contents: Cover; news clipping; bio; title page; copyright; dedication; the imperfectionists; acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Tom Rachman.
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'Off the record, who is it?'He hesitates. 'I don't see why you need to know.'But he does see, of course.'It's my son.' Their chuckles are audible over the speakerphone. 'Are you serious?' Lloyd Burko is having troubles with his sources, with his technology at the paper, and with his family. The Imperfectionists is a novel about the peculiar people who write and read an international newspaper based in Rome: from the obituary reporter who will do anything to avoid work, to the dog-obsessed publisher who seems less interested in his s.

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