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2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 2.00 (1,029 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Charles Baxter Narrator: Jefferson Mays Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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In college, Nathaniel meets someone who knows too much about him. Responsible for his breakdown, this odd character appears 30 years later to suggest <#150> with staggering consequences <#150> that Nathaniel's identity may not be his own. "Mays brings a Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Gloriously done…It’s like watching fire slowly travel up a curtain, waiting for the moment the whole cloth will be engulfed.” 

    New York Times

  • “Shrewd and mischievous.” 

    Boston Globe

  • “With a prose style lyrical, accessible and warmly humorous, Charles Baxter has been quietly building a reputation as one of America’s favorite literary authors…His newest novel teems with the same good-natured empathy and wry humor that imbues his earlier works…It surely will delight.” 

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  • “This is a dandy psychological thriller in which proliferating mirrors will make your head spin. Baxter has given us the writers version of that famous M. C. Escher print in which one hand is drawing the other.”

    Minneapolis Star Tribune 

Listener Opinions

  • 1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5 by Gail | 2/20/2014

    " The gorgeousness of Baxter's prose does not make up for the half-bakd premise of this novel. Perhaps if I'd stopped reading after Part One..... "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Earl | 2/8/2014

    " It is an adult book. The story is not amazing but the writing is amazing. Page after page of prose. Good times! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Leslie | 2/8/2014

    " Very cerebral and existential, well-written, but hard to care about the characters. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Josh | 2/6/2014

    " Truly strange. I'm in love with the writing of Charles Baxter... this wasn't one of my favorites, though. "

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