for $ 7.99 , or download a preview

7.99 Idiopathy

A debut novel of love, narcissism, and ailing cattle

Idiopathy (?d?'?p??i): a disease or condition which arises spontaneously or for which the cause is unknown.

Idiopathy: a novel as unexpected as its title, in which Katherine, Daniel, and Nathan—three characters you won't forget in a hurry—unsuccessfully try to figure out how they feel about one another and how they might best live their lives in a world gone mad. Featuring a mysterious cattle epidemic, a humiliating… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

Idiopathy is a book that is always on the delicious verge of undermining itself with a kind of faux-earnest archness but somehow always stays true to its characters: they might not be entirely impressed with Byers’ portrayal of them, but they can’t accuse him of mocking.

Through Nathan’s eyes, we come to grips with what it means to acclimatize to society.

Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 04, 2013)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Look for similar items