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The Manual of Detection

By: "Berry, Jedediah"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780143116516

ISBN: 0143116517

Condition: GOOD


"This debut novel weaves the kind of mannered fantasy that might result if Wes Anderson were to adapt Kafka." - -"The New Yorker" Reminiscent of imaginative fiction from Jorge Luis Borges to Jasper Fforde yet dazzlingly original, "The Manual of Detection" marks the debut of a prodigious young talent. Charles Unwin toils as a clerk at a huge, imperious detective agency located in an unnamed city always slick with rain. When Travis Sivart, the agency's most illustrious detective, is murdered, Unwin is suddenly promoted and must embark on an utterly bizarre quest for the missing investigator... View more info