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ISBN-10: 0226141799

ISBN-13: 9780226141794

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ISBN-13: 9780857052803

A bare Singularity tells the tale of Casi, a baby of Colombian immigrants who lives in Brooklyn and works in big apple as a public defender--one who, tellingly hasn't ever misplaced an ordeal. by no means. within the publication, we watch what occurs whilst his feel of justice or even his feel of self start to crack--and how his international then slowly devolves. It’s a big, bold novel sincerely within the vein of DeLillo, Foster Wallace, Pynchon, or even Melville, and it really is advised in a different, usually hilarious voice, with a impressive human empathy at its middle. Its panoramic achieve takes readers via crime and courts, immigrant households and concrete blight, media savagery and media satire, scatology and boxing, or even a breathless heist valuable of any crime novel. If InfiniteJest caught a pin within the map of mid-90s tradition and drew our trajectory from there, A bare Singularity does a similar for the sensation of surfeit, brokenness, and exhaustion that permeates our civic and cultural lifestyles this present day. within the beginning sentence of William Gaddis’s A Frolic of His Own, a personality sneers, "Justice? You get justice within the subsequent international. during this international, you get the law." A bare Singularity finds the level of that hole, and lands firmly at the part of these who're ceaselessly getting the law.

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