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10:04

by Ben Lerner

Hardcover, 244 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $25 |

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Having passed a year marked by unlikely literary success, a potentially fatal medical diagnosis, and a friend's request to help her conceive a child, a man explores his prospects in a New York that is overwhelmed by frequent superstorms and social unrest.

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