NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED one of many TEN top BOOKS OF THE 12 months by means of VULTURE AND the best BOOKS OF THE yr BY NPR AND THE WALL highway magazine • A enormous, uproarious, and exuberant novel in regards to the search—for love, fact, and the which means of existence With The Internet.
“More striking than all yet a couple of novels released to this point this decade . . . a wheeling meditation at the stressed out lifestyles, on privateness, on what being human within the age of binary code may suggest . . . [Joshua] Cohen, all of thirty-four, emerges as an important American writer.”—The manhattan Times
The enigmatic billionaire founding father of Tetration, the world’s strongest tech corporation, hires a failed novelist, Josh Cohen, to ghostwrite his memoirs. The magnate, referred to as relevant, brings Josh at the back of the electronic veil, tracing the increase of Tetration, which all started within the earliest days of the web via revolutionizing the hunt engine earlier than venturing into smartphones, pcs, and the surveillance of americans. relevant takes Josh on a mind-bending international journey from Palo Alto to Dubai and past, beginning him into the key pretext of the autobiography undertaking and the life-or-death stakes that encompass its publication.
Insider tech exposé, leaked memoir-in-progress, overseas mystery, kin drama, intercourse comedy, and biblical allegory, Book of Numbers renders the complete variety of recent event either on-line and rancid. Embodying the net in its language, it reveals the humanity underlying the virtual.
that includes probably the most unforgettable characters in modern fiction, Book of Numbers is an epic of the electronic age, a triumph of a brand new new release of writers, and a type of infrequent books that renew the belief of what a singular can do.
Please be aware that Book of Numbers makes use of a distinct pagination method encouraged by way of binary notation: the half quantity precedes the web page quantity, and is separated from it by way of a decimal point.
Praise for Book of Numbers
“The nice American web Novel is the following. . . . Book of Numbers is an engaging examine the darkish middle of the net. . . . A page-turner approximately existence lower than the veil of electronic surveillance . . . the most effective novels ever written in regards to the Internet.”—Rolling Stone
“A startlingly proficient novelist . . . [His] deeply worthwhile novel is set a web faith long gone wrong—and its value lies within the indisputable fact that the majority of us within the modernized global are individuals of that religion, even if we all know it or not.”—The Wall highway Journal
“Remarkable . . . stunning . . . Cohen’s literary presents . . . recommend that anything is feasible, that anything nonetheless will be performed to guard no matter what it really is that makes us human.”—Francine Prose, The long island assessment of Books
“A highly formidable novel set within the high-tech international of now . . . a verbal high-wire act, bold in its tones and textures: shrewdpermanent, poetic, fast-moving, deeply playful, jam-packed with jokes, savvy approximately machines, clever approximately humans, incredible and engrossing.”—Colm Tóibín, The Guardian
“Joshua Cohen is the good American Novelist. . . . Like Pynchon and Wallace, Cohen can write with tireless virtuosity approximately completely everything.”—Adam Kirsch, Tablet
“A digital-age Ulysses.”—The ny instances booklet Review
“The subsequent candidate for the nice American Novel . . . David Foster Wallace–level audacious.”—Details
“A impressive book.”—The Boston Globe
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