Desperate Characters: A Novel

Desperate Characters: A Novel

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"A towering landmark of postwar Realism. . . . A sustained work of prose so lucid and fine it seems less written than carved." — David Foster Wallace

Otto and Sophie Bentwood live in a changing neighborhood in Brooklyn. Their stainless-steel kitchen is newly installed, and their Mercedes is parked curbside. After Sophie is bitten on the hand while trying to feed a stray, perhaps rabies-infected cat, a series of small and ominous disasters begin to plague the Bentwoods'… (more)

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Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (June 06, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 452 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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