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A cure for suicide

Author: Jesse Ball
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A woman "examiner" and a man, her "claimant," move into a small house where the examiner teaches the claimant the most simple functions and monitors his progress, until an encounter at a party raises doubts about everything he has learned.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jesse Ball
ISBN: 9781101870129 1101870125
OCLC Number: 886672456
Awards: Short-listed for National Book Awards (Fiction) 2015
Description: 239 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jesse Ball.

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A woman "examiner" and a man, her "claimant," move into a small house where the examiner teaches the claimant the most simple functions and monitors his progress, until an encounter at a party raises doubts about everything he has learned.

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