The Object Lesson by Jordan Orlando

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In a combination romance, metaphysical mystery, and revealing journey through the lives of affluent Manhattanites, a man finds himself stumbling into a shadowy maze of intrigue, where politics and fashion, high society and the demimonde meet. A remarkable debut novel.

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Published June 1, 1993 by Simon & Schuster. 554 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Crime, Action & Adventure. Fiction

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A stunning look at a new generation of middle-class African Americans--and a hilarious tale of unrequited love--Ellis's follow-up to Platitudes chronicles a young man's obsessive search for sexual ful

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