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Look at Me: A Novel

By: "Egan, Jennifer"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385721356

ISBN: 0385721358

Condition: GOOD


At the start of this edgy and ambitiously multilayered novel, a fashion model named Charlotte Swenson emerges from a car accident in her Illinois hometown with her face so badly shattered that it takes eighty titanium screws to reassemble it. She returns to New York still beautiful but oddly unrecognizable, a virtual stranger in the world she once effortlessly occupied. With the surreal authority of a David Lynch, Jennifer Egan threads Charlotte' s narrative with those of other casualties of our infatuation with the image. There' s a deceptively plain teenaged girl embarking on a dangerous... View more info