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Make sense of a disrupted world. Report a mispronounced word. I will shamelessly abuse my position and plump for two outstanding novels. Fittingly, I finished it shortly before the Tory and Labour civil wars burst into the public domain. There is nothing new.
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Jesse Ball , 38, was born in New York and has published six novels, a number of poetry and prose collections, a book of drawings and a pedagogical monograph, Notes on My Dunce Cap. Ball currently teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Halle Butler , 31, is a Chicago-based writer. Joshua Cohen , 36, was born in Atlantic City. He has written five novels including Book of Numbers as well as short story collections and a work of non-fiction, Attention! A Short History.