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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

Author: Dave Eggers
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"This is a beautifully ragged, laugh-out-loud funny and utterly unforgettable book." --San Francisco Chronicle

National Bestseller
Pulitzer Prize Finalist

A book that redefines both family and narrative for the twenty-first century. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is the moving memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply heartfelt story of the love that holds a family together.

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is an instant classic that will be read for decades to come.

Reviews

" This is a beautifully ragged, laugh-out-loud funny and utterly unforgettable book."

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780330456715
  • : Pan Macmillan
  • : Picador
  • : September 2007
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 496
  • : Dave Eggers