The Arrest. A Novel

TitleThe Arrest. A Novel
Year for Search2020
AuthorsLethem, Jonathan [Allen](b. 1964)
Pagination207 pp.
Date Published2020
PublisherEcco/HarperCollins
Place PublishedNew York
ISBN Number978-0-06-293878-7
KeywordsMale author, US author
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Although the dust jacket says is not postapocalyptic, a dystopia, or a utopia. After almost all forms of power stop working with no explanation give, it is certainly the first two, and there are elements of a utopia in a farming cooperative, but it is equally a commentary on such fictions. The three main protagonists appeared in his “The Starlet Apartments.” Illus. Ana Galvan. The New Yorker (March 4, 2019). https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/03/04/the-starlet-apartments which provides background to the novel.

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2020 Lethem, Jonathan [Allen] (b. 1964). The Arrest. A Novel. New York: Ecco/HarperCollins. 207 pp. Public. US

Although the dust jacket says is not postapocalyptic, a dystopia, or a utopia. After almost all forms of power stop working with no explanation give, it is certainly the first two, and there are elements of a utopia in a farming cooperative, but it is equally a commentary on such fictions. The three main protagonists appeared in his “The Starlet Apartments.” Illus. Ana Galvan. The New Yorker (March 4, 2019). https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/03/04/the-starlet-apartments which provides background to the novel.