Bedlam Burning

Bedlam Burning

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Consequently it is Smith rather than Collins who receives the offer to be writer-in-residence at an asylum where therapy is centered on the soothing powers of literature. It's not long before the boundaries between inmate and observer are blurred in this literary cuckoo's nest and this comedy of errors verges on more

Product details

  • Paperback | 298 pages
  • 142.2 x 221 x 22.9mm | 385.56g
  • Overlook Press
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1585674532
  • 9781585674534

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"Nicholson uncoils the plot with great relish . . . you're never tempted to stop reading." (Marcel Theroux, "The New York Times Book Review") "Intellectually engaging and outright fun, Nicholson's new book is a winner." (Barbara Lloyd McMichael, "Seattle Times")show more

About Geoff Nicholson

Geoff Nicholson is the author of twenty books, including "Sex Collectors," "Hunters and Gatherers," "The Food Chain," and "Bleeding London," which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize. He divides his time between Los Angeles and Londonshow more

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122 ratings
3.43 out of 5 stars
5 14% (17)
4 31% (38)
3 42% (51)
2 11% (13)
1 2% (3)
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