The Coma

The Coma

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The acclaimed author of The Beachreturns with a mesmerizing and highly original work of intrigue. Proclaimed "a gifted storyteller" by The New Yorkerand "a huge literary talent" by Kazuo Ishiguro, Alex Garland, the internationally bestselling author of The Beach, The Tesseract, and writer of the critically acclaimed film 28 Days Later, returns with yet another gripping page-turner that blurs the edges of reality and probes the boundaries of consciousness. A man is attacked on the Underground and awakens to find himself in a hospital, apparently having emerged from a coma. Or has he? Garland's brilliant tale is illustrated with forty haunting woodblock print illustrations by his father, Nicholas Garland, a well-known political cartoonist for the Daily Telegraph(UK) and noted artist.
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2004.
ISBN: 9781573222730
Branch Call Number: F Garl
Characteristics: 200 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.


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