Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

The Crying of Lot 49

The Crying of Lot 49 Cover

The Crying of Lot 49

By Thomas Pynchon

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780061849923, 192pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2009

Description

The highly original satire about Oedipa Maas, a woman who finds herself enmeshed in a worldwide conspiracy, meets some extremely interesting characters, and attains a not inconsiderable amount of self knowledge.