Pretend I'm Dead

Pretend I m Dead NAMED A BEST BOOK of the YEAR by O THE OPRAH MAGAZINE REFINERY and KIRKUS REVIEWS SHORTLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE Miranda July meets Mary Karr in this bril

  • Title: Pretend I'm Dead
  • Author: Jen Beagin
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 337
  • Format: Hardcover
  • NAMED A BEST BOOK of the YEAR by O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE, REFINERY 29, and KIRKUS REVIEWS SHORTLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE Miranda July meets Mary Karr in this brilliant debut novel from Jen Beagin, Whiting Award winner and one of the freshest voices I ve read in years funny, wise, whip smart and compassionate Jami Attenberg, author of The Middlest NAMED A BEST BOOK of the YEAR by O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE, REFINERY 29, and KIRKUS REVIEWS SHORTLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE Miranda July meets Mary Karr in this brilliant debut novel from Jen Beagin, Whiting Award winner and one of the freshest voices I ve read in years funny, wise, whip smart and compassionate Jami Attenberg, author of The Middlesteins , about a cleaning lady on a quest for self acceptance after her relationship with a loveable junkie goes awry.Jen Beagin s quirky, moving, frank and unflinching Josh Ferris debut novel introduces an unforgettable character, Mona almost twenty four, emotionally adrift, and cleaning houses to get by Handing out clean needles to drug addicts, she falls for a recipient she calls Mr Disgusting, who proceeds to break her heart in unimaginable ways In search of healing, Mona decamps to Taos, New Mexico, for a fresh start, where she finds a community of seekers and cast offs, all of whom have one or two things to teach her the pajama wearing, blissed out New Agers, the slightly creepy client with peculiar tastes in controlled substances, the psychic who might really be psychic But always lurking just beneath the surface are her memories of growing up in a chaotic, destructive family from which she s trying to disentangle herself, and the larger legacy of the past she left behind The story of Mona s j

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