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The names

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: London : Picador, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set against the backdrop of a lush and exotic Greece, The Names is considered the book which began to drive "sharply upward the size of his readership" (Los Angeles Times Book Review). Among the cast of DeLillo's bizarre yet fully realized characters in The Names are Kathryn, the narrator's estranged wife; their son, the six-year-old novelist; Owen, the scientist; and the neurotic narrator obsessed with his own  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 9780330524865 0330524860
OCLC Number: 800581322
Description: 1 vol (405 p.) ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.

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A thriller, a mystery, and still a moving examination of family, loss and the amorphous and magical potential of language itself.  Read more...

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'A serious and complicated novel which deserves praise ... an outstandingly well-written and constructed book' Guardian 'Compelling ... strange and wonderful and frightening' New Yorker

 
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