The end of the day /Material type: BookPublisher: New York, NY : Redhook Books/Orbit, 2017.Edition: First edition.Description: 403 pages ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780316316743; 0316316741.Subject(s): Death -- Fiction | Ghost stories | Death -- Fiction | FICTION -- Literary | FICTION -- Science Fiction -- Action & Adventure | FICTION -- Thrillers -- Psychological | FICTION -- Thrillers -- Suspense | Science fiction | Thrillers (Fiction.) | Fiction | Science fiction | Thrillers (Fiction) | Suspense fiction | Science fiction | Thrillers (Fiction) | Science fiction | Thrillers (Fiction)Summary: The enigmatic Charlie, a specter who travels everywhere and visits everyone marked for death, sends messages and makes profound, life-changing offers to those he meets.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
A novel about life and death and a quest for moral purpose, by the acclaimed author of word-of-mouth bestseller The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August . <br> "Wholly original and hauntingly beautiful."-- Kirkus <br> "Funny, ambitious, immensely humane and full of philosophical panache."-- Sunday Times <br> Sooner or later, Death visits everyone. Before that, they meet Charlie: the Harbinger. <br> Sometimes he comes as a courtesy, sometimes as a warning. Either way, this will be the most important meeting of your life. <br> But who will come for Charlie? <br> "A fascinating exploration of what makes us human--and a riveting journey through life, and death."-- The Bookbag <br> "Reaffirms the passion and ambition that have made North such a consistently intriguing writer."-- Locus <br> More by Claire North: The Gameshouse 84K The End of the Day The Sudden Appearance of Hope Touch The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August
The enigmatic Charlie, a specter who travels everywhere and visits everyone marked for death, sends messages and makes profound, life-changing offers to those he meets.
Includes bibliographical references.