Only Revolutions (Paperback)

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Moving back and forth between the two main characters, Hailey and Sam, a kaleidoscopic novel follows two wayward teenagers who never grow up as they crash New Orleans parties, barrel up the Mississippi, crash through the Badlands, and more, from the Civil War to the Iraq War and beyond. By the author of House of Leaves. Reprint. 50,000 first printing. *Author: Danielewski, Mark Z. *Publication Date: 2007/07/10 *Number of Pages: 360 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 5.25 *Height: 9.00

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Publisher Random House Inc
Mfg Part# 9780375713903
SKU 204175579
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0375713905
Release Date 7/10/2007
Praise
"The daunting maze explored in [Mark Z.] Danielewski's Borgesian first novel HOUSE OF LEAVES (2000), only hinted at the depths to be plumbed in its intimidating innovative successor...You have to work at it, but it's a trip well worth taking." [Starred review.]
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Annotation Mark Z. Danielewski, famous for his labyrinthine HOUSE OF LEAVES, takes the formal elements of fiction to dizzying new heights in ONLY REVOLUTIONS. The novel reads in both directions, with two narrators telling the story in free verse--the reader must flip the book, turn it upside down, and read from both ends. It's a wild, somewhat annoying, conceit, but the overall effect of the converging stories is fiendishly fun. Sam and Hailey, the teenage protagonists, embark on a cross-country (and cross-time) journey filled with crime and outlandish characters. Danielewski's super postmodern allegorical romp through America is so all-encompassing and expansive in nature that it resembles a crash course between HOUSE OF LEAVES and LEAVES OF GRASS--a true ode to the depths and reaches of American life.
Editors Note Moving back and forth between the two main characters, Hailey and Sam, a kaleidoscopic novel follows two wayward teenagers who never grow up as they crash New Orleans parties, barrel up the Mississippi, crash through the Badlands, and more, from the Civil War to the Iraq War and beyond. By the author of House of Leaves. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
Editors Note 2 Moving back and forth between the two main characters, Hailey and Sam, a kaleidoscopic novel follows two wayward teenagers who never grow up as they crash New Orleans parties, barrel up the Mississippi, crash through the Badlands, and more, from the Civil War to the Iraq War and beyond. By the author of House of Leaves. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
Editors Note 3 Moving back and forth in American history, a kaleidoscopic novel follows Hailey and Sam, two wayward teenagers, as they crash New Orleans parties, barrel up the Mississippi, head through the Badlands, and take on other adventures.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0360
Publisher Pantheon Books

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