Jeffrey Lockhart has been summoned to The Convergence: a remote and secret compound where death is exquisitely, cryogenically controlled.
He is there to say goodbye to his stepmother, Artis, who has chosen to surrender her dying body; preserving it until a future time when biomedical advances and new technologies can return her to a life of transcendent promise.
And his healthy father, Ross, might join her.Hypnotic and seductive, Zero K is a visionary novel about the legacies we leave, the nobility of death, and the ultimate worth of 'the mingled astonishments of our time, here, on earth.'
Kate Tempest interviews one of her literary heroes and one of America's greatest living writers, Don DeLillo on the purpose of fiction, his long career and his latest novel Zero K.
Brilliantly original cover designs, typography and finishes can all help to make a book jump out at you, and so we’ve compiled a small selection of some of our favourite and most unique covers from the past few months.
Some books are to be listened to – in the car, while making dinner, on the tube. Whether because they are weighty tomes you don't want to carry around or because the reading is just spot on, these are some of the best audiobooks around.
Picador's handy starter guide to the books of Don DeLillo from Underworld to Zero K.
Design manager, Neil Lang, explains how the beautiful and unusual cover design for Don DeLillo's new novel came about.
One of our greatest living novelists, Don DeLillo, made a rare public appearance at Shakespeare and Company in Paris earlier this year to discuss his new novel Zero K.
To celebrate Zero K, Don Delillo's wisest, richest, funniest, and most moving novel in years, we've collected some of our favourite quotes from the author of Underworld and White Noise.
Twelve months-worth of brilliant new books from the USA's brightest and best writers.
One of the great American novelists of our time returns in May 2016 with Zero K, his wisest, richest, funniest, and most moving novel in years.
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