In Herman Koch’s sharp, suspenseful novel, two couples’ comically uncomfortable dinner turns into an examination of a horrendous crime and an autopsy of a morally crippled society.
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Dent May: Across the Multiverse
The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding
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"Powerful Chicago soul-singer dips into the '60s and '70s while dabbling in Urdu, Punjabi and Italian.