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ISBN: 0374146357 / ISBN-13: 9780374146351

The Echo Maker

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On a winter night on a remote road in Nebraska, twenty-seven-year-old Mark Schluter's truck turns over in a near fatal accident. His older sister, ... Show synopsis

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  • The Echo Maker (Farrar Straus Giroux) – Hardcover (2006)
    by Richard Powers

    The Echo Maker

    Hardcover, Farrar Straus Giroux
    2006
    English
    451 pages

    ISBN: 0374146357
    ISBN-13: 9780374146351

    On a winter night on a remote Nebraska road, twenty-seven-year-old Mark Schluter flips his truck in a near fatal accident. His older sister, Karin, his only close kin, returns reluctantly to their hometown to nurse Mark back from a traumatic head injury. But when he emerges from a protracted coma, Mark believes that this woman - who looks, acts, and sounds just like his sister - is really an identical impostor. Shattered by her brother's refusal to recognize her, Karin contacts the cognitive neurologist Gerald Weber, famous ... Show more

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Reviews of The Echo Maker

Overall customer rating: 3.000
Beanie3

A Novel in Two Parts

by Beanie3 on May 7, 2011

There's a good book buried in the padding here. The story of a bizarre brain injury is gripping and a good mystery is buried in it - when will the truth about the accident be revealed and what effect will it have on the relationships at the heart of the story? The crane sanctuary and lyrical ... More

greebs

An interesting, informative read

by greebs on Jan 14, 2009

The book centers around Mark Schluter, a man in his late 20s who flips his truck in the middle of the night. His sister Karin races back home to care for him - and Mark makes it out of surgery. However, when he regains consciousness, he believes that the woman helping him is NOT his sister, but an ... More

AnnieB

Writing gets in the way of the story

by AnnieB on Dec 20, 2007

No one in our book club really liked this book; even the discussion leader didn't finish it. The writing was too technical, the writer seemingly too impressed with his own writing skills. As Nebraskans, we identified with the winter scenes, but not with the characters. We also identified with the ... More

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