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As American Desert opens, the novel's hero, Theodore Street, is driving toward the ocean, where he plans to walk into the waves and drown himself. But on his way, he is hit headlong by an oncoming van. He sails through the windshield, and his head is sliced cleanly from his body, his suicidal plans unwittingly thwarted. At his funeral three days later, Theodore sits up in his coffin, apparently resurrected. The mourners are horrified, and the story inspires headline writers throughout the world. Alternately feted and feared ...

American Desert 2006, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571226627


Mass-market paperback

American Desert 2005, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571226610


American Desert 2004, Hyperion Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786869176