Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi

A Novel
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Author(s): Geoff Dyer
Original Publish Date: Apr 07, 2009
Product Number: EB00169927
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307378088
Publisher: Vintage
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A New York Times Notable Book A Best Book of the Year: The Economist, The New Yorker, San Francisco Chronicle, Slate.com, and Time In Venice, at the Biennale, a jaded, bellini-swigging journalist named Jeff Atman meets a beautiful woman and they embark on a passionate affair. In Varanasi, an unnamed journalist (who may or may not be Jeff) joins thousands of pilgrims on the banks of the holy Ganges. He intends to stay for a few days but ends up remaining for months. Their journey—as only the irrepressibly entertaining Geoff Dyer could conjure—makes for an uproarious, fiendishly inventive novel of Italy and India, longing and lust, and the prospect of neurotic enlightenment.

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Author(s): Geoff Dyer
Narrator(s): Simon Vance
Product Number Z100096630
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481586719