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by Pierre Turgeon




In The First Person, a disillusioned computer programmer working for the police has decided to erase his identity. We do not know why. Leaving his old life behind, the man becomes a private detective in Los Angeles under a new, forged identity. He is hired to find a local gangster's unfaithful wife, but after locating the woman, he falls in love with her. The pair plans to reunite after he returns her and collects his fee, but their plans are shortcircuited by her husband, who punishes her cruelly for her betrayals. Devastated, the detective exacts his revenge. But soon, trapped by his own manipulations, he slowly falls into a mystic quest that redefines his selfimage and world view. Written in the first person, the book explores, through the main character's eyes, his tortured mind, and depicts, with carefully chosen words, the emptiness of his existence and his lack of real emotion.The First Person has been critically praised as an account of one man's systematic destruction of his own personality.
Download The First Person epub
ISBN: 1926745418
ISBN13: 978-1926745411
Category: Mystery
Subcategory: Thrillers & Suspense
Author: Pierre Turgeon
Language: English
Publisher: Transit Publishing, Inc.; 1 edition (November 30, 2010)
Pages: 160 pages
ePUB size: 1936 kb
FB2 size: 1653 kb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 258
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