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The Echo Maker

Author: Powers, Richard

Publisher: Picador

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The Echo Maker : On a winter night on a remote Nebraska road, twenty-seven-year-old Mark Schluter has a near-fatal car accident. His older sister, Karin, returns reluctantly to their hometown to nurse Mark back from a traumatic head injury. But when Mark emerges from a coma, he believes that this woman - who looks, acts, and sounds just like his sister - is really an imposter. When Karin contacts the famous cognitive neurologist Gerald Weber for help, he diagnoses Mark as having Capgras syndrome. The mysterious nature of the disease, combined with the strange circumstances surrounding Mark's accident, threatens to change all of their lives beyond recognition. In The Echo Maker, Richard Powers proves himself to be one of our boldest and most entertaining novelists.

Category   Subject
Fiction   Literary
Fiction   Psychological
Fiction   Suspense

Award:National Book Award
ISBN 13:9780312426439
ISBN 10:0312426437
Size:8.20" l x 5.40" w x 1.00" h
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