10:04: A Novel The unnamed narrator of Lerner's second novel, much like Lerner himself, is the toast of literary New York. The glowing reviews for his first book… 2014-09-02 Fiction Faber & Faber
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10:04 (2014)

10:04: A NOVEL Ben Lerner
10:04: A NOVEL Ben Lerner

Details Release Date: Sep 02, 2014; Writer: Ben Lerner; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: Faber & Faber

The unnamed narrator of Lerner's second novel, much like Lerner himself, is the toast of literary New York. The glowing reviews for his first book and a short story in The New Yorker lead to a huge advance for his second tome. To keep the momentum going, his agent suggests that he write it for a wider audience. However, the real Lerner (Leaving the Atocha Station) shuns commercialism for a funny, deeply observational metafictional romp. A

Originally posted Aug 27, 2014
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