By Fiona Maazel
A excellent new novel from the writer of the “weird, exciting, and inimitable” Woke Up Lonely (Marie Claire)
Meet Phil Snyder: new father, nursing assistant at a state-of-the-art biotech facility on Staten Island, and all-around good man. difficulty is, his existence is falling aside. His spouse has betrayed him, his task comprises experimental surgical procedures with unusual unintended effects, and his father is hiding early-onset dementia. Phil additionally has a different expertise he doesn’t are looking to publicize—he’s a brain reader and moonlights as Brainstorm, a costumed superhero. but if Phil wakes up from a blackout under the influence of alcohol and is faced with photographs that appear to teach him assaulting an unknown lady, even superpowers won’t aid him. attempt as he may well, Phil can’t do not forget that evening, and so, haunted by means of the necessity to comprehend, he mind-reads his approach throughout the lab techs at paintings, adoring fanatics at Toy Polloi, and someone else who will get in his method, in an try and ensure even if he’s in a position to such violence. A Little extra Human, rife with layers of paranoia and conspiracy, questions how good we actually understand ourselves, showcasing Fiona Maazel at her tragicomic, freewheeling best.
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A Little More Human: A Novel by Fiona Maazel