The end of the world doesn't come with a bang or a whimper, but with the chukka-chukka of a helicopter coming into land ...welcome to "Hospital"! "Hospital" is about blue murder and saving lives, having sex and surgery, falling in love and falling from a great height, crazy voodoo and hypnotic surveillance - it's about the last days and the first days. And the Rubber Nurse knows you've been very naughty and is going to teach you a well-deserved lesson. It's the story of a lost boy wandering the corridors of a strange, antiseptic building, looking and hoping for a chance to get home. And also of a man who won't wake up despite the best efforts of the hospital staff - and while he sleeps, a threatening darkness settles over everything...
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Toby Litt was born in 1968. He is the author of Adventures in Capitalism, Beatniks, Corpsing, deadkidsongs, Exhibitionism, Finding Myself, Ghost Story and Hospital. In 2003, he was named one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists. His website can be found at www.tobylitt.com.
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Book Description Penguin, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 544 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0141017910
Book Description Penguin Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141017910
Book Description Penguin Books, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0141017910