Remainder (Vintage Originals) by Tom McCarthy
Reviewed by Snowden Wright
"By title alone, Tom McCarthy's Remainder, a word that basically means 'what's left over,' sounds boring. And that's even before you consider the plot. An unnamed protagonist pays hundreds of actors to reenact mundane tasks ? replacing a flat tire, taking out the trash, over and over until each maneuver attains an aura of importance, a hint of Deep Meaning...." Read the entire Esquire review.