Lost at Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries

Lost at Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries

Jon Ronson

New York Times–bestselling writer of The Psychopath Test Jon Ronson writes in regards to the darkish, uncanny facets of humanity with readability and humor. Lost at Sea—now with new material—reveals how deep our collective craziness lies, even within the so much mundane circumstances.

Ronson investigates the unusual issues we’re prepared to think in, from robots programmed with our household’ personalities to indigo little ones to the Insane Clown Posse’s juggalo fanatics. He appears to be like at usual lives that tackle amazing views. between them: a pop singer whose maximum ardour is the arrival alien invasion, assisted-suicide practitioners, and an Alaskan town’s Christmas-induced highschool mass-murder plot. He explores some of these stories with a feeling of upper objective and universality, but they're tales no longer in regards to the edge of society. they're approximately we all. Incisive and hilarious, poignant and maddening, revealing and disturbing—Ronson writes approximately our glossy global, and divulges how deep our collective craziness lies, and the chaos stirring on the fringe of our day-by-day lives.

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