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The breakout novel from a literary virtuoso about a disaffected Los Angeles DJ who travels to post-Wall Berlin in search of his transatlantic doppelganger.
Hailed by the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times as one of the best writers of his generation, Paul Beatty turns his incisive eye to man's search for meaning and identity in an increasingly chaotic world.
After creating the perfect beat, DJ Darky goes in search of Charles Stone, a little-known avant-garde jazzman, to play over his sonic masterpiece. His quest brings him to a recently unified Berlin, where he stumbles through the city's dreamy streets ruminating about race, sex, love, Teutonic gods, the prevent
defense, and Wynton Marsalis in search of his artistic—and spiritual—other.
Ferocious, bombastic, and laugh-out-loud funny, Slumberland is vintage Paul Beatty and belongs on the shelf next to Jonathan Lethem, Colson Whitehead, and Junot Diaz.

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Hardback Editions

May 2008 : USA Hardback
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Title: Slumberland: A Novel
Author(s): Paul Beatty
ISBN: 1-59691-240-5 / 978-1-59691-240-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
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Paperback Editions

May 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Slumberland
Author(s): Paul Beatty
ISBN: 1-78607-221-1 / 978-1-78607-221-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
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August 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: Slumberland: A Novel
Author(s): Paul Beatty
ISBN: 1-59691-241-3 / 978-1-59691-241-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


November 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Slumberland
Author(s): Paul Beatty
ISBN: 1-84655-242-7 / 978-1-84655-242-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harvill Secker
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Audio Editions

November 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: Slumberland
Author(s): Paul Beatty
ISBN: 1-5366-2728-3 / 978-1-5366-2728-2
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance audio
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September 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Slumberland: A Novel
Author(s): Paul Beatty
Publisher: Audible Studios
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September 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Slumberland: A Novel
Author(s): Paul Beatty
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2017 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Slumberland
Author(s): Paul Beatty
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
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January 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Slumberland: A Novel
Author(s): Paul Beatty
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA