The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty

The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty

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From the acclaimed author of Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name and The Lovers comes a taut, spellbinding literary thriller that probes the essence and malleability of identity.

In Vendela Vida’s taut and mesmerizing novel of ideas, a woman travels to Casablanca, Morocco, on mysterious business. While checking into her hotel, the woman is robbed of her wallet and passport—all of her money and identification. Though the police investigate, the woman senses… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Immediately riveting, and outrageously funny, The Diver’s Clothes Lie Empty takes a nightmare scenario and gives it everything she’s got.

It captures an anarchic, contradictory strain of the spirit: We may brayingly announce ourselves to the world and crave its notice, but we desire freedom from the self too, the freedom to be someone else or perhaps to be no one at all.

the novel is an emotionally precise and absorbing meditation on how grief can divest us of our most fundamental sense of self.

Book Details  

Publisher: Ecco (June 02, 2015)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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