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Mr Splitfoot

´Poetic and atmospheric´ Sunday Express

Nat and Ruth are young orphans, living in a crowded foster home run by an eccentric religious fanatic. When a travelling conman comes knocking, they see their chance to escape and join him on the road, proclaiming they can channel the dead.

Decades later, Cora is too clever for her office job, too scared of her abysmal lover to cope with her unplanned pregnancy, and she too is looking for a way out. So when her mute Aunt Ruth pays her an unexpected visit, she decides to join her on an unforgettable odyssey across the state of New York. Where is Ruth taking them? Where has she been? And who - or what - has she hidden in the woods at the end of the road?

´Hunt mixes her gothic ingredients with great skill, and throws in some quirky contemporary twists for good measure. The result is a riveting, linguistically playful tale about demons, loss, magic and motherhood´ Financial Times

´Hunt´s third novel heads into dark, brilliantly strange territory´ Psychologies Magazine

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SAMANTHA HUNT´s novel about Nikola Tesla, The Invention of Everything Else, was a finalist for the Orange Prize and winner of the Bard Fiction Prize. Her first novel, The Seas, won the National Book Foundation´s Five Under Thirty-Five prize. Hunt´s work has been published in The New Yorker, McSweeney´s, the New York Times, Tin House, A Public Space, Cabinet, Blind Spot, the London Times and in a number of other fine publications. Her books have been translated into ten languages. She has performed with Jim Jarmusch and Luc Sante at All Tomorrow´s Parties, at Los Angeles´s Hammer Museum and REDCAT, with the National Theater of the United States of America (NTUSA) at PS122, in the PEN/Faulkner Reading Series, at Seattle´s Bumbershoot Festival, and as part of BAM´s Next Wave Festival. Her work has been performed on This American Life and on WNYC´s Selected Shorts program. She lives in Tivoli, New York, and teaches at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 336
Erscheinungsdatum 07.07.2016
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-4721-5161-2
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 129/286/24 mm
Gewicht 270
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