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Man in the dark

Author: Paul Auster
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seventy-two-year-old August Brill is recovering from a car accident in his daughter's house in Vermont. When sleep refuses to come, he lies in bed and tells himself stories, struggling to push back thoughts about things he would prefer to forget--his wife's recent death and the horrific murder of his granddaughter's boyfriend, Titus. The retired book critic imagines a parallel world in which America is not at war  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Political fiction
Fiction
Alternative histories
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Auster
ISBN: 9780571240760 0571240763
OCLC Number: 229464027
Description: 180 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Paul Auster.

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Seventy-two-year-old August Brill is recovering from a car accident. Plagued by insomnia, he tries to push back thoughts of things he would prefer to forget - his wife's recent death and the horrific  Read more...

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