Book ‘The Odyssey’ by Lara Williams

PDF Excerpt 'The Odyssey' by Lara Williams
Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2022 by The Millions, a Best Book to Read in April by Town & Country and The AV Club, and one of 2022’s Best Beach Reads by Southern Living. “Utterly sharp, slyly humorous... Startlingly unique and beautifully written.” — Frances Cha. From the queen of modern satire and prize-winning author of Supper Club — a debut novel that Vogue called “Stephanie Danler's Sweetbitter meets Donna Tartt's The Secret History" — comes The Odyssey, a fresh twist on the classic epic journey. Williams delivers another thought-provoking satire about one woman’s lonely journey working aboard a luxury cruise ship and her attempts to navigate its complex work environment, the absurdity of life on and offshore... 
Publisher: Zando (April 26, 2022)  Pages: 240 pages  ISBN-10: 1638930066  ISBN-13: 978-1638930068  ASIN:‎ B09JKZPDMC

Click on the image to read the book

About the author: Lara Williams is the author of A Selfie as Big as the Ritz, which was shortlisted for the Republic of Consciousness Prize, the Edinburgh First Book Award, and the Saboteur Awards, and longlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize. She is also the author of Supper Club, which won the Guardian “Not the Booker” Prize and was named as a Book of the Year 2019 by TIME and Vogue. Lara Williams lives in Manchester and is a contributor to the GuardianIndependentTimes Literary SupplementViceDazed, and others.