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The End of Mr. Y - Scarlett Thomas
The End of Mr. Y
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When Ariel Manto uncovers a copy of The End of Mr Y in a second-hand bookshop, she can't believe her eyes. She knows enough about its author, the Victorian scientist Thomas Lumas, to know that copies are rare. And, some say, cursed. With Mr Y under her arm, Ariel finds herself thrust into an... show more
When Ariel Manto uncovers a copy of The End of Mr Y in a second-hand bookshop, she can't believe her eyes. She knows enough about its author, the Victorian scientist Thomas Lumas, to know that copies are rare. And, some say, cursed. With Mr Y under her arm, Ariel finds herself thrust into an adventure of love, sex, death and time-travel.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781847670700 (1847670709)
Publisher: Canongate Books
Pages no: 502
Edition language: English
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The English Student
The English Student rated it
4.0 The End of Mr. Y - Scarlett Thomas
There are some books that just swallow you up, aren't there? You just want to inhale as much of them as possible as fast as you can, and they kind of take over your life for a few days, and it's sad but also sort of a relief that you can go back to normal sane reading for a while. That was The End...
a little faith's bookshelf
a little faith's bookshelf rated it
4.5
Never has a book divided my friends so much. Luckily I love this kind of indulgent writing; indulgent not in the verbose way but filled with musings that we often ask ourselves in those awkward lulls in between the battles of this rat race. It was just so much fun to read! It kind of reminded me ...
Hayley's Thoughts.
Hayley's Thoughts. rated it
2.0 The End of Mr Y
yeah it was alright, got boring and repetitive after a while.
There's more to life than reading, but it's a good place to start
There's more to life than reading, but it's a good place to start rated it
3.0 Review: The End of Mr Y by Scarlett Thomas
Some very interesting concepts, ideas and thoughts are explored throughout The End of Mr Y and generally I found it to be an interesting and entertaining read .... Somewhat heavy subject matter written in a light and lively style. It was a nice introduction for me into quantum physics and thought ex...
Milka Really Likes To Read
Milka Really Likes To Read rated it
4.0
When Ariel Manto, a PhD student working on research on though experiments comes across a book called 'The End of Mr. Y', a book she thought she would never find, a book so rare it is almost only known as a legend, on a second-hand book shop, Ariel has no idea how much her life will change because of...
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