Voyage To the End of the Room: A Novel by Tibor Fischer

By Tibor Fischer

Oceane, winning special effects fashion designer and previous erotic dancer, loves to trip, yet does not prefer to exit; actually, she by no means leaves domestic. She satisfies her wanderlust by means of bringing the realm to her South London flat, utilizing courier, satellite tv for pc, radio, the net, and accommodating globetrotters making digital visits to Panama, Istanbul, and Tokyo. Her meticulously built way of life fits her until eventually she gets a letter from an ex-an ex who died ten years in the past. She is pressured into motion and seeks out assistance from Audley-failed mercenary, former own coach, and owner of the Dun Waitin Debt assortment enterprise. while the 1st letter is through a string of missives, Oceane has to begin looking out the realm to appreciate her past.Tibor Fischer's new novel is Robinson Crusoe and Treasure Island up to date for the twenty first century, weaving from the intercourse golf equipment of Barcelona, to the battlefields of Yugoslavia, to the lethal diving of Chuuk Lagoon. Combining his trademark sardonic wit and offbeat inventive aptitude, Voyage to the tip of the Room is Tibor Fischer in most sensible shape: a compelling page-turner that's straight away a super and darkly hilarious meditation on a random global; on what you could understand, what evil appears like, why ketchup could be between a soldier's most vital gear, and the way bubble gum can be utilized to assemble on outdated debts.

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He did not seem to have grown older and looked wonderfully well. We walked through the small, neat garden, then he led me to an open veranda, where we sat down. "Well, I would never have recognized you," he said candidly. " "Not entirely," I said laughing. "You once punished me for something I did not do and declared my protestations of innocence to be lies. " He looked up with a troubled expression on his face. "You must not hold it against me. I am very sorry. With all the good intentions in the world, it continually happens with teachers that something goes wrong and an act of injustice is committed.

She was very attractive. I subsequently noted that my new friend went about only with very beautiful women. Meantime, everyone came into the music room. Muoth put up a music stand. Everyone sat down and soon I was playing the music with Kranzl. I played mechanically; it seemed poor to me. Only now and then for fleeting moments, like flashes of lightning, was I conscious of the fact that I was playing here with Kranzl and that the evening I had so long waited for with trepidation was here, and that a small gathering of experts and discerning musicians were sitting there listening to my sonata.

Now her voice sounded so bright and kind that I pressed the outstretched hand warmly and looked with pleasure at the girl who had greeted me in such a charming, friendly manner. "I'm looking forward to your trio," she said smiling, as though she had anticipated that I would be the way I was, and was now satisfied. "I am, too," I said, not knowing what I was saying. I looked at her again and she nodded. Then she moved away, went out of the room, and my eyes followed her. She soon returned on her father's arm, and behind them came the guests.

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