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Look at me : a novel

Author: Jennifer Egan
Publisher: London : Corsair, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reconstructive facial surgery after a car crash so alters Manhattan model Charlotte that, within the fashion world, where one's look is oneself, she is unrecognizable. Seeking a new image, Charlotte engages in an Internet experiment that may both save and damn her. As her story eerily converges with that of a plain, unhappy teenager - another Charlotte - it raises tantalizing questions about identity and reality in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Egan
ISBN: 9781780330990 1780330995
OCLC Number: 751719834
Notes: Originally published: New York: Nan A. Talese, 2001; London: Picador, 2002.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer Egan.

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The stunningly well praised second novel from Jennifer Egan the author of the bestselling A Visit from the Goon Squad, which also won the Pulitzer Prize.  Read more...

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A prescient, pre-9/11 study of a society drowning in contrivances. * The Pulse * Sharp, clever, complex... I can't do this 514-page novel justice in 242 words. It's funny and serious, dry, sly and Read more...

 
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