Nicotine

Nicotine

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By turns philosophical and darkly comic, an ex-smoker's meditation on the nature and consequences of his nearly lifelong addiction

 

Written with the passion of an obsessive, Nicotine addresses a lifelong addiction, from the thrill of the first drag to the perennial last last cigarette. Reflecting on his experiences as a smoker from a young age, Gregor Hens investigates the irreversible effects of nicotine on thought and patterns of behavior. He extends the conversation… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


His lapidary prose will sometimes put you in mind of the chain-smoking Norwegian writer Karl Ove Knausgaard’s, though Mr. Knausgaard is generally more penetrating.

This is a memoir that transcends its genre and demands to be read as much more than just a man's look at his lifetime inhaling smoke.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Other Press (January 10, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 160 pages

File size: 23.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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