DCSIMG
Tenth of December
Text thumbnail

Tenth of December
by Saunders, George

George Saunders's most wryly hilarious and disturbing collection yet, Tenth of December illuminates human experience and explores figures lost in a labyrinth of troubling preoccupations. A family member recollects a backyard pole dressed for all occasions; Jeff faces horrifying ultimatums and the prospect of DarkenfloxxTM in some unusual drug trials; and Al Roosten hides his own internal monologue behind a winning smile that he hopes will make him popular. With dark visions of the future riffing against ghosts of the past and the ever-settling present, this collection sings with astonishing charm and intensity.

text

Publication date: 2014

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9781408837368

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:4914

Reserve this item