By Chandler Brossard
From the writer of Who stroll in Darkness and The daring Saboteurs, a wild and wickedly humorous story of insanity, lust, and homicide in midcentury New York
In a complicated psychological establishment upstate, Carter bides his time among electroshock remedies, attempting to determine the place all of it went mistaken. an established alcoholic, he's desirous to recover yet feels worse each day—perhaps simply because he suspects that his spouse and ally are having an affair again domestic in Manhattan.
the reality, although, is that Carter has no clue how wicked his buddies became. Nymphomaniacs, adulterers, killers, and thieves, they've got succumbed to each temptation, irrespective of how ugly. If Carter knew what the intelligentsia of latest York was once relatively as much as, he could by no means are looking to go away his padded room.
a depressing satire of urbane sophistication and a chilling exposé of the skinny veneer that mask the insanity inside us all, The Double View is an excellent provocation from certainly one of America’s such a lot progressive authors.
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