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Dept. of Speculation

Jenny Offill

Dept. of Speculation is a portrait of a marriage. It is also a beguiling rumination on the mysteries of intimacy, trust, faith, knowledge, and the condition of universal shipwreck that unites us all. Jenny Offill's heroine, referred to in these pages as simply "the wife," once exchanged love letters with her husband postmarked Dept. of Speculation,...
Publish Date
2014
October 7
Goodreads rating
3.76
ISBN
9780345806871
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Jul 23, 2018
What are your favorite books (esp. novels) composed of small fragments? Ex: BLUETS by Maggie Nelson DEPT OF SPECULATION by Jenny Offill 300 ARGUMENTS by Sarah Manguso ONE HUNDRED APOCALYPSES &etc. by Lucy Corin MADELEINE IS SLEEPING by Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum What else?      source