The Music of Chance

The Music of Chance

Paul Auster


Finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, The tune of Chance follows Jim Nashe who, after squandering an unforeseen inheritance, choices up a tender gambler named Jack Pozzi hoping to con millionaires. but if their plans backfire, Jim and Jack are indentured by means of their elusive marks and are compelled to construct a meaningless wall with bricks accumulated from ruins of an Irish fort. Time passes, their bills mount, and anger builds because the fight to dig themselves out in their Kafkaesque serfdom.

New York Times-bestselling writer Paul Auster (The long island Trilogy) brings us again into his unusual, shape-shifting international of fiendish deals and punitive whims, the place likelihood is a robust but unpredictable strength.

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