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Dear Mr. M : Library Edition (Unabridged) (CD/Spoken Word) (Herman Koch)

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The tour-de-force, hair-raising new novel from Herman Koch, New York Times bestselling author ofThe Dinner and Summer House with Swimming Pool.

Once a celebrated writer, M's greatest success came with a suspense novel based on a real-life, unsolved disappearance. It told the story of a history teacher who went missing one winter after his brief affair with a stunning pupil. Upon publication, M.'s novel was a bestseller, one that marked his international breakthrough.

That was years ago, and now M.'s career is almost over as he fades increasingly into obscurity. But not when it comes to his bizarre, seemingly timid neighbor who keeps a close eye on him. Why?

From various perspectives, Herman Koch tells the dark tale of a writer in decline, a teenage couple in love, a missing teacher, and a single book that entwines all of their fates. Thanks to M's novel, supposedly a work of fiction, everyone seems to be linked forever, until something unexpected spins the "story" off its rails.

With racing tension, sardonic wit, and a world-renowned sharp eye for human failings, Herman Koch once again spares nothing and no one in his gripping new novel, a barbed tour de force suspending readers in the mysterious literary gray space between fact and fiction.

Edition: Unabridged
Number of Pages: 101232
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Brilliance Audio Lib Edn
Author: Herman Koch
Language: English
Street Date: September 6, 2016
TCIN: 51538353
UPC: 9781501241208
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-1385
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