In Paradise: A Novel

In Paradise: A Novel

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A profoundly searching new novel by a writer of incomparable range, power, and achievement.

In the winter of 1996, more than a hundred women and men of diverse nationality, background, and belief gather at the site of a former concentration camp for an unprecedented purpose: a weeklong retreat during which they will offer prayer and witness at the crematoria and meditate in all weathers on the selection platform, while eating and sleeping in the quarters of the Nazi… (more)

Editorial reviews (9 reviews)


In Paradise is powerfully lyrical and atmospheric, though perhaps inevitably the Arendtian questions at its heart remain, in the end, imperfectly answered.

In Paradise is Matthiessen's complex and worthy adieu.

Ultimately Matthiessen’s novel embraces humanity’s endless capacity to heal and reinvent itself.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Riverhead (April 08, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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