Inherent Vice

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Vintage Books, 2010 - Fiction - 369 pages
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It's a while since Doc Sportello has seen his ex-girlfriend. Suddenly out of nowhere she shows up with a story about a plot to kidnap a billionaire land developer whom she just happens to be in love with. Doc soon finds himself drawn into a bizarre tangle of motives and passions.

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User Review  - Gregorio_Roth - LibraryThing

Thomas Pynchon is a writer who compels the reader to work hard through his books to find a gem at the end of his rainbow. If you want something easy Mr. Pynchon probably is not your cup of tea. But if ... Read full review

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User Review  - SebastianHagelstein - LibraryThing

Wow. This is a really, really funny book, filled with craziness. Doc Sportello is great and the plot jumps around and has many facets. I enjoyed it because it was so hectic. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Thomas Pynchon was born in 1937. His books include The Crying of Lot 49, Gravity's Rainbow, Vineland, and Mason & Dixon.

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