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Night work

Author: Thomas Glavinic; John Brownjohn
Publisher: New York : Canongate, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The routine of daily life is such that one goes to sleep with the security that tomorrow will arrive, just as it did today. Jonas, a young professional in contemporary Vienna, wakes up one morning to discover that he may be the last living being on earth. The highways are empty. The restaurants are empty. The animals have disappeared. The radio only emits white noise and the internet is down. No one answers his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Glavinic; John Brownjohn
ISBN: 9781847671844 1847671845
OCLC Number: 223917880
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Originally published in English in 2008 by Canongate Books, Ltd. Edinburgh.
Description: 375 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Arbeit der Nacht.
Responsibility: Thomas Glavinic ; translated from the German by John Brownjohn.

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"The routine of daily life is such that one goes to sleep with the security that tomorrow will arrive, just as it did today. Jonas, a young professional in contemporary Vienna, wakes up one morning to discover that he may be the last living being on earth. The highways are empty. The restaurants are empty. The animals have disappeared. The radio only emits white noise and the internet is down. No one answers his phone calls ..."--Page 4 of cover.

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