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Mary Roach


Spook
2005

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Mary Roach is the author of Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers, Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex, and Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void. She lives in Oakland, California.

Find Mary Roach on the web: www.spookthebook.com

One of the characters in the book said, 'Why did all this history have to happen to me?' And I think that would be the tagline for this novel. Almost all these characters are in a sense trapped by history.

- Gary Shteyngart
Absurdistan


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