The Escape Adam Thirlwell

The Escape

Author: Adam Thirlwell
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Book Title
The Escape
Author
Adam Thirlwell
ISBN
9780312681135
'The more I knew of Haffner, ' writes Adam Thirlwell in The Escape, 'the more real he became, this was true. And, simultaneously, Haffner disappeared.' In a forgotten spa town snug in the Alps, at the end of the twentieth century, Haffner is seeking a cure, more women, and a villa that belonged to his late wife. But really he is trying to escape: from his family, his lovers, his history, his entire Haffnerian condition. For Haffner is 78. Haffner, in other words, is too old to be grown up.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Adam ThirlwellPublisher: St. Martins Press-3PLPublished: 03/29/2011ISBN: 9780312681135Pages: 336Weight: 0.85lbsSize: 8.40h x 5.50w x 1.00d

'The more I knew of Haffner, ' writes Adam Thirlwell in The Escape, 'the more real he became, this was true. And, simultaneously, Haffner disappeared.'

In a forgotten spa town snug in the Alps, at the end of the twentieth century, Haffner is seeking a cure, more women, and a villa that belonged to his late wife. But really he is trying to escape: from his family, his lovers, his history, his entire Haffnerian condition. For Haffner is 78.

Haffner, in other words, is too old to be grown up.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Adam Thirlwell
Publisher: St. Martins Press-3PL
Published: 03/29/2011
ISBN: 9780312681135
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.50w x 1.00d

'The more I knew of Haffner, ' writes Adam Thirlwell in The Escape, 'the more real he became, this was true. And, simultaneously, Haffner disappeared.'

In a forgotten spa town snug in the Alps, at the end of the twentieth century, Haffner is seeking a cure, more women, and a villa that belonged to his late wife. But really he is trying to escape: from his family, his lovers, his history, his entire Haffnerian condition. For Haffner is 78.

Haffner, in other words, is too old to be grown up.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Adam Thirlwell
Publisher: St. Martins Press-3PL
Published: 03/29/2011
ISBN: 9780312681135
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.50w x 1.00d