Mr g: A Novel About the Creation

Mr g: A Novel About the Creation

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“As I remember, I had just woken up from a nap when I decided to create the universe.”


So begins Alan Lightman’s playful and profound new novel, Mr g, the story of Creation as told by God. Barraged by the constant advisements and bickerings of Aunt Penelope and Uncle Deva, who live with their nephew in the shimmering Void, Mr g proceeds to create time, space, and matter. Then come stars, planets, animate matter, consciousness, and, finally, intelligent beings… (more)

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A tour through astrophysics and morality, Mr. g shows God wrestling with the same questions humans have debated for years: Why must there be suffering? How can we come to terms with mortality? And where do organisms get that sense of self we call consciousness?

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (January 24, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 208 pages

File size: 1.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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