logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Indecision - Benjamin Kunkel
Indecision
by: (author)
2.33 15
Benjamin Kunkel’s brilliantly comic debut novel concerns one of the central maladies of our time–a pathological indecision that turns abundance into an affliction and opportunity into a curse. Dwight B. Wilmerding is only twenty-eight, but he’s having a midlife crisis. Of course, living a... show more
Benjamin Kunkel’s brilliantly comic debut novel concerns one of the central maladies of our time–a pathological indecision that turns abundance into an affliction and opportunity into a curse. Dwight B. Wilmerding is only twenty-eight, but he’s having a midlife crisis. Of course, living a dissolute, dorm like existence in a tiny apartment and working in tech support at the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer are not especially conducive to wisdom. And a few sessions of psychoanalysis conducted by his sister have distinctly failed to help with his biggest problem: a chronic inability to make up his mind. Encouraged by one of his roommates to try an experimental pharmaceutical meant to banish indecision, Dwight jumps at the chance (not without some meditation on the hazards of jumping) and swallows the first fateful pill. And when all at once he is “pfired” from Pfizer and invited to a rendezvous in exotic Ecuador...
show less
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780330444576 (0330444573)
Publisher: Random House Inc (T)
Pages no: 286
Edition language: English
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
My bookies
My bookies rated it
3.0 Indecision
Dwight, a twenty something Manhattanite takes an experimental drug to help cure his inability to make up his mind. After an email from an oldtime friend, he travels to Ecuador to meet up with her. Once there things change for him.Told in first person, the rambling narrative is fun at first, but afte...
Książkowo czyta
Książkowo czyta rated it
2.5 Niezdecydowanie
Opowieść o tym jak bolesne bywa kształtowanie się własnej osobowości. Autor stawia również przed bohaterem wiele egzystencjalnych pytań, np jak być szczęśliwym? etc. Czy Dwight znajdzie odpowiedź? Przekonajcie się sami.
Other editions (15)
Books by Benjamin Kunkel
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?