The Word Exchange: A Novel

The Word Exchange: A Novel

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A dystopian novel for the digital age, The Word Exchange offers an inventive, suspenseful, and decidedly original vision of the dangers of technology and of the enduring power of the printed word.

 

In the not-so-distant future, the forecasted “death of print” has become a reality. Bookstores, libraries, newspapers, and magazines are things of the past, and we spend our time glued to handheld devices called Memes that not only keep us in constant communication… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)


Like any good novel, this haunting, compulsively readable, and highly intelligent future noir provides as many questions as it does answers.

Graedon’s novel is rowdy with its judgment of intellectual laziness, and the author’s almost heavy-handed love of the written and printed word comes through constantly. Here

As much fun as Graedon has with her Borgesian doomsday scenario, her novel folds serious meditations on language and society into its manhunt.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Doubleday (April 08, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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