new york 1967. 20-year-old adam walker, an aspiring but rather withdrawn poet meets rudolf burn, a charismatic french guy and his girlfriend margaret. they both seem to be interested in the young man's well-being and his future. not long after their first encounter, walker becomes witness of a crime, that will haunt him for the rest f his life.
paul auster's 15th novel is written in four parts, with each a different narration style and from three different points of view, which makes it additionally interesting.
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