By Nathan Englander
From the best-selling writer of Pulitzer finalist What We discuss after we speak about Anne Frank, Dinner on the Centre of the Earth is a spellbinding mystery, a undercover agent novel and a love tale, showcasing Englander's presents as by no means before.
Prisoner Z, held at a black web site within the Negev wasteland for a dozen years has in simple terms his shield for corporation. How does a pleasant American Jewish boy from big apple finally end up an Israeli undercover agent operating for Mossad, and later, a traitor to his followed state? What does it suggest to be unswerving, what does it suggest to be a traitor, whilst the beliefs you cherish are betrayed through the rustic you love?
From Israel and Gaza to Paris, Italy, and the United States, the tale shifts again in time, delivering a kaleidoscopic glimpse of Prisoner Z's unbelievable trip to his barren region cell.
Englander's impossible to resist hero brings wit and heartbreak to his quandary and the plight of a broken and riven nation.
Taut, provocative, and very unlikely to place down, a unique of filled with transferring surfaces, the place not anything and not anyone is what it sort of feels, Dinner on the Centre of the Earth is the main electrifying paintings of Nathan Englander's amazing career.
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Dinner at the Centre of the Earth by Nathan Englander