"Fine and glossy and inexorable . . . Stunning."--John Updike, The New Yorker
"Carrère has written a book that is likely to ensnare anyone who starts reading it--ingenious and authentically eerie." --The New York Times Book Review
"His command is total, his ear is perfect"--The Star-Ledger (Newark)
"[A] singular method of storytelling . . . [a] masterstroke."--Detroit Free Press
"Carrère is a master of high-standard deviation."--Spin
About the Author
Emmanuel Carrère is the author of The Adversary, the novel Gothic Romance, and, most recently, I Am Alive and You are Dead, a biography of Philip K. Dick. He lives in Paris, France.