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By Thomas Cousineau

"Anything and every little thing, looking on how one sees it, is a wonder or a situation, an all or a not anything, a course or a problem," says Bernardo Soares, the putative writer of Fernando Pessoa's vintage The e-book of Disquiet. Thomas Cousineau's An Unwritten Novel bargains the final reader, in addition to scholars and lecturers, an "Ariadne's thread" that would support them to discover their method via this labyrinthine masterpiece: a self-proclaimed "factless autobiography" within which the entire anticipated components of the modern novel stay "unwritten."

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