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My Year of Rest and Relaxation

Moshfegh, Ottessa. Book - 2018 Adult Book / Fiction / General / Moshfegh, Ottessa, Fiction / Moshfegh, Ottessa 5 On Shelf 10 requests on 14 copies Community Rating: 2.6 out of 5

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It's early 2000 on New York City's Upper East Side, and the alienation of Moshfegh's unnamed young protagonist from others is nearly complete when she initiates her yearlong siesta, during which time she experiences limited personal interactions. Her parents have died; her relationships with her bulimic best friend Reva, an ex-boyfriend, and her drug-pushing psychiatrist are unwholesome. As her pill-popping intensifies, so does her isolation and determination to leave behind the world's travails. She is also beset by dangerous blackouts induced by a powerful medication.

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PUBLISHED
New York : Penguin Books, 2018.
Year Published: 2018
Description: 288 pages ; 22 cm.
Language: English
Format: Book

ISBN/STANDARD NUMBER
0525522115
9780525522119

SUBJECTS
Solitude -- Fiction.
Quacks and quackery -- Fiction.
Medication abuse -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction.