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Speedboat

Author: Renata Adler
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, [2013]
Series: New York Review Books classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It has been more than thirty-five years since Renata Adler's Speedboat, Winner of the Ernest Hemingway Award for Best First Novel, charged through the literary establishment, blasting genre walls and pointing the way for a newly liberated way of writing. This unclassifiable work is simultaneously novel, memoir, commonplace book, confession, and critique. It is the story of every man and woman cursed with too much  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Renata Adler
ISBN: 9781590176139 1590176138
OCLC Number: 793579013
Description: 177 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: New York Review Books classics.
Responsibility: Renata Adler ; afterword by Guy Trebay.

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'She is one of the most brilliant-that is, vivid, intense, astute, and penetrating-essayists in contemporary letters, and most contrarian: much of what you think she will passionately undo. And she Read more...

 
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