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United States of America
| 3.7/5 |
| Faber & Faber (US); Granta (UK)|
Ben Lerner books, Novels
10:04 is the second novel by the American writer Ben Lerner.
The novel belongs to the genre of metafiction. The first-person narrator is a 33-year-old writer who lives in New York City. A successful novelist, he has recently been diagnosed with a heart condition that could prove fatal. The book deals with love, art, city, illness, having children, and writing.
The critical reception of 10:04 has been largely positive.
The novel was shortlisted for the 2014 Folio Prize.