Andrew Sean Greer: The Confessions of Max Tivoli

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The hero of The Confessions of Max Tivoli (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) is born an old man who ages backwards -- not an unusual fantasy premise. What is unusual is the way Andrew Sean Greer's use of language raises the material from science fiction to a universal parable of memory and maturation.

Read an excerpt from The Confessions of Max Tivoli.



Andrew Sean Greer - author - @agreer

Michael Silverblatt