The Illusion of Separateness

The Illusion of Separateness

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11.99 The Illusion of Separateness

In The Illusion of Separateness, award-winning author Simon Van Booy tells a harrowing and enchanting story of how one man’s act of mercy during World War II changed the lives of strangers, and how they each discover the astonishing truth of their connection.


Whether they are pursued by Nazi soldiers, old age, shame, deformity, disease, or regret, the characters in this utterly compelling novel discover in their, darkest moments of fear and isolation that they… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

What emerges is a delicate, complex, moving novel, one to withstand – demand even – an instant second reading.

The Illusion of Separateness is more than a war story. It is a layered love story, a book about nurture, which explores relationships between parents and children and adults of various persuasions.

This gentle book feels like a retort: Why not just say how much we owe each other? And so Van Booy does.

Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (June 11, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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