MY NAME IS NATHAN LUCIUS

MY NAME IS NATHAN LUCIUS

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Random House, Inc.
How far would you go for your best friend? If she begged you to, would you kill her?

Nathan Lucius, 31, is an ad salesman at a Cape Town newspaper. Disaffected, hard-drinking and plagued by blackouts, Nathan lives alone and has only one true friend, a woman named Madge. But Madge is dying slowly of cancer, and when she asks Nathan to end her pain, she sets off a shocking string of events.

A modern-day answer to Crime and Punishment, My Name Is Nathan Lucius is a taut and unforgiving exploration of the intersection of violence, trauma, social responsibility, and memory. Stylish, intense, and unforgettable, this glittering noir gem will appeal to readers of Irvine Welsh and Chuck Palahniuk as well as fans of Thomas Harris and Dennis Lehane.

Baker & Taylor
A hard-drinking newspaper ad man who is prone to blackouts, Nathan Lucius sees his life spiral even more out of control when his only friend in the world, who is dying from cancer, asks him to kill her.

Edition: First U.S. edition
Copyright Date: New York, NY :, Soho Crime,, 2017., ©2015
ISBN: 9781616958824
1616958820
9781616958831

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