Planet Reese by Cordelia Strube

By Cordelia Strube

Long-listed for the ReLit Award, 2009

Reese Larkin is eager to locate the suitable bed. His task is in jeopardy and he’s been compelled to split from his spouse and youngsters, yet he believes that if he can locate the final word sleep approach his existence will start anew.

In her 7th novel, Cordelia Strube grabs readers via the neuroses with a gloomy yet wickedly enjoyable tale a couple of former Greenpeace activist compelled to show marketeer who battles opposed to a global during which he's faced by means of shift bed revenues clerks, a Fred and Ginger-obsessed strip-bar waitress, derisive colleagues, and a spouse who has mysteriously grew to become chilly and is conserving his teenagers from him. by myself in his damp basement condo along with his daughter’s hamster, he longs for an excellent night’s sleep and, although confronted with melancholy, starts off on a daily basis with a bit of luck as he grips tighter to the perimeters of his existence.

attractive, enlightening, and constantly interesting, Planet Reese is an intensely own and endearing story of a guy retaining directly to his sanity opposed to all odds in an more and more unhinged world.

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