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"Headlong, heartsick and footsore....Frisbee sentences that sail, spin, hover, circle and come back to the reader like gifts of gravity and grace....Nobody writes better than Dave Eggers about young men who aspire to be, at the same time, authentic and sincere." The New York Times Book Review

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In his first novel, Dave Eggers has written a moving and hilarious tale of two friends who fly around the world trying to give away a lot of money and free themselves from a profound loss.It reminds us once again what an important, necessary talent Dave Eggers is.

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blake.peterson, April 9, 2007 (view all comments by blake.peterson)
This book is so invested in heartache that it can be painful to read. For those who love or need sympathy for the heartache of life, it's great, but for those who don't need that cathartic, vicarious sadness, it can be quite draining.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780970335555
Author:
Eggers, Dave
Publisher:
McSweeney's Books
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
241
Publication Date:
October 4, 2002
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
371
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.75 in 25.5 oz

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Product details 371 pages PERSEUS PGW - English 9780970335555 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Headlong, heartsick and footsore....Frisbee sentences that sail, spin, hover, circle and come back to the reader like gifts of gravity and grace....Nobody writes better than Dave Eggers about young men who aspire to be, at the same time, authentic and sincere."
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In his first novel, Dave Eggers has written a moving and hilarious tale of two friends who fly around the world trying to give away a lot of money and free themselves from a profound loss.It reminds us once again what an important, necessary talent Dave Eggers is.
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