Strange Bodies

Strange Bodies

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A dizzying novel of deception and metempsychosis by the author of the National Book Award finalist Far North

Whatever this is, it started when Nicholas Slopen came back from the dead.

In a locked ward of a notorious psychiatric hospital sits a man who insists that he is Dr. Nicholas Slopen, failed husband and impoverished Samuel Johnson scholar. Slopen has been dead for months, yet nothing can make this man change his story. What begins as a tale of apparent forgery… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


As he proved in “Far North,” Theroux has a knack for warping the anxieties of the present into an unsettling vision of our possible future.

There are beautiful things, real things, tucked in this novel.

If it could, I would follow you around your house, or while you’re doing your errands, reading aloud to you this novel.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (February 04, 2014)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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