Infinite Jest

Infinite Jest

Part III: The Endnotes

A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the Pursuit of Happiness in America set in an addicts’ halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives; about how our desire for entertainment affects our need to connect with other people; and about what the pleasures we choose say about who we are. Equal parts philosophical quest and screwball comedy, Infinite Jest bends every rule of fiction without sacrificing for a moment its own entertainment value. It is an exuberant, uniquely American exploration of the passions that make us human – and one of those rare books that renew the idea of what a novel can do.

Read More

Genre: Fiction / Fiction

On Sale: August 14th 2012

Price: $9.98

ISBN-13: 9781619696181

Hachette Audio logo

Edition: Unabridged

What's Inside

Read More Read Less