Cover of: Andrew's brain | E. L. Doctorow

Andrew's brain

1st large print ed.

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

A psychological tale recounts the experiences of Andrew, who confesses to an unknown recipient the memory- and truth-challenging events, loves, and tragedies that have led him to a mysterious act.

Speaking from an unknown place and to an unknown interlocutor, Andrew is thinking, Andrew is talking, Andrew is telling the story of his life, his loves, and the tragedies that have led him to this place and point in time. And as he confesses, peeling back the layers of his strange story, we are led to question what we know about truth and memory, brain and mind, personality and fate, about one another and ourselves. Written with psychological depth and great lyrical precision, this suspenseful and groundbreaking novel delivers a voice for our times ... funny, probing, skeptical, mischievous, profound.

About the Edition

A psychological tale recounts the experiences of Andrew, who confesses to an unknown recipient the memory- and truth-challenging events, loves, and tragedies that have led him to a mysterious act.

Speaking from an unknown place and to an unknown interlocutor, Andrew is thinking, Andrew is talking, Andrew is telling the story of his life, his loves, and the tragedies that have led him to this place and point in time. And as he confesses, peeling back the layers of his strange story, we are led to question what we know about truth and memory, brain and mind, personality and fate, about one another and ourselves. Written with psychological depth and great lyrical precision, this suspenseful and groundbreaking novel delivers a voice for our times ... funny, probing, skeptical, mischievous, profound.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3554.O3 A53 2014b

The Physical Object

Pagination
208 pages (large print) ;
Number of pages
208

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26463060M
Internet Archive
andrewsbrain0000doct
ISBN 10
1400068819, 0804194483, 081299504X
ISBN 13
9781400068814, 9780804194488, 9780812995046
OCLC/WorldCat
855606984
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