Product detail

Man Walks into a Room

Man Walks into a Room

Author: Nicole Krauss
$27.00(NZD)  inc GST
Available Stock: 0
Description
Samson Greene, a young and popular professor at Columbia University, is found wandering in the Nevada desert. When his wife, Anna, comes to take him home, she finds a man who remembers nothing, not even his own name. The removal of a small brain tumour saves his life, but his memories beyond the age of twelve are permanently lost.
Reviews
Praise for The History of Love: 'Charming, tender and wholly original' J. M. Coetzee 'This is a wonderful novel, erupting with life ... building to a perfect, heartbreaking end' Daily Mail
Author description
Nicole Krauss was born in New York in 1974. This is her first novel, which was shortlisted for the Los Angeles Times Best Book Award. Her second novel, The History of Love, was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction. She lives in Brooklyn.
Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780141021157
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Penguin Books
  • : March 2007
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 813.6
  • : 256
  • : Nicole Krauss
  • : Paperback
  • : 1