The Devil in Silver: A Novel

The Devil in Silver: A Novel

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New Hyde Hospital’s psychiatric ward has a new resident. It also has a very, very old one.


Pepper is a rambunctious big man, minor-league troublemaker, working-class hero (in his own mind), and, suddenly, the surprised inmate of a budget-strapped mental institution in Queens, New York. He’s not mentally ill, but that doesn’t seem to matter.… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The Devil in Silver is a scary, hilarious, irreverent, righteous, eloquent, low-brow, touching, judgmental, sexy, old-fashioned and immensely readable book by one of America’s coolest, most in-touch writers. Go there, if you can.

Anyone who has found themselves suddenly and inexplicably at non-liberty in an institutional setting will find their flesh quietly crawling as they read THE DEVIL IN SILVER. And so will everyone else. This is as frightening a book as you are likely to read this year.

Book Details  

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau (August 21, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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