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Dying Insideby Robert Silverberg
"Dying Inside is a pleasure to read, full of that dry humor so common to melancholic intellectuals." Michael Dirda, Washington Post Book World (read the entire Washington Post Book World review)
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David Selig was born with an awesome power — the ability to look deep into the human heart, to probe the darkest truths hidden in the secret recesses of the soul. With reckless abandon, he used his talent in the pursuit of pleasure. Then, one day, his power began to die...
Universally acclaimed as Robert Silverberg's masterwork, Dying Inside is a vivid, harrowing portrait of a man who squandered a remarkable gift, of a superman who had to learn what it was to be human.
"One of those rare novels that manages to be at once dazzling and tender." Michael Chabon
"Silverberg has written the perfect science fiction novel for people who don’t like science fiction." The New York Times Book Review
"Probably one of the best science fiction novels of all time." Locus
A science fiction classic returns to print, with a new introduction by the author.
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