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Lightning Rods

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Lightning Rods

By Helen DeWitt

New Directions Publishing Corporation, Paperback, 9780811220347, 288pp.

Publication Date: October 18, 2012

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Description
Described as the most well-executed literary sex comedy of our time by Salon.com, and a wickedly smart satire that deserves to be a classic by Bookforum, Helen DeWitt's Lighting Rods is a novel that will leave you laughing for more. Follow one steady rise to power in corporate America as down-and-out salesman Joe curtails sexual harassment in the office and increases productivity with his mysterious, mind-blowing invention.
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