Geoff Dyer’s genre-defying, profound and deeply funny novel, Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi, got a mention on the New Yorker’s Best Books of 2009 list.
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‘A raucous delight. Jeff in Venice is truly surprising—very funny, full of nerve, gutsy and delicious. Venice will never be the same again!’ Michael Ondaatje