Hotels of North AmericaeBook - 2015
A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: NPR, National PostBEST BOOKS FOR GIFTING 2015: Vanity Fair"This is Moody's best novel in many years...a book of irony and wit and heartbreak." ђ́ؤDwight Garner, New York TimesFrom the acclaimed Rick Moody, a darkly comic portrait of a man who comes to life in the most unexpected of ways: through his online reviews.Reginald Edward Morse is one of the top reviewers on RateYourLodging.com, where his many reviews reveal more than just details of hotels around the globeђ́ؤthey tell his life story.The puzzle of Reginald's life comes together through reviews that comment upon his motivational speaking career, the dissolution of his marriage, the separation from his beloved daughter, and his devotion to an amour known only as "K." But when Reginald disappears, we are left with the fragments of a lifeђ́ؤor at least the life he has carefully constructedђ́ؤwhich writer Rick Moody must make sense...
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From Library Staff
A delightfully different sort of novel based on internet travel review site entries that get more interesting and personal over time.