ISBN 9781782393993,The Confabulist

The Confabulist

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ISBN 9781782393993
Publisher

Atlantic Books

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781782393993

ISBN-10 1782393994
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 322 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Fiction



How much of our lives is real and how much is an illusion The world's gaze is focussed on the feats and daring of the amazing Harry Houdini, while not a soul is aware of down-and-out Martin Strauss. However, Strauss' fate is inextricably linked with the magician's, and as Houdini continues to rise, and Strauss continues to fall, their lives will converge in spectacular and devastating fashion...At once entertaining and suspenseful, historically rich and cleverly told, The Confabulist is an novel of magic and memory, truth and illusion, and the ways that love, hope, grief, and imagination can - for better or for worse - alter what we perceive and what we believe. 


About the AuthorSteven Galloway lives in British Columbia and teaches creative writing at the University of British Columbia. He is the author of The Cellist of Sarajevo, which was an IndieBound and a Barnes and Noble Discover selection and has been chosen for community reads across the country.



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