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Jonathan Lethem

The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye

€9,95

Jonathan Lethem again displays his brilliance in this collection of seven short stories, blurring the boundaries of sci-fi, mystery, and thriller. Tales include 'Light and the Sufferer', in which a crack addict is dogged by an invulnerable alien; 'The Hardened Criminals', wherein convicts are used as building blocks for new prisons; and 'The Happy Man', whose hapless protagonist is raised from the dead to support his family, only to suffer periodic out-of-body sojourns in Hell. Each tale features Lethem's characteristic deadpan wit and unflinchingly macabre vision of life.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2004
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages: 240
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780571205998
ISBN 10: 0571205992

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The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye

€9,95