Ida Rahayu Jamli edited the description of The Unabridged Pocketbook of Lightning Saturday, March 10, 2012.
Widely acknowledged as one of the most inventive new voices in contemporary fiction, Jonathan Safran Foer's debut, Everything is Illuminated, won the Guardian First Book Award in 2002. The Unabridged Pocketbook of Lightning is packed with the wit, imagination and exuberance that make his work essential reading.
In 2005, Penguin published 70 unique titles to celebrate the company's 70th birthday. The titles in the Pocket Penguins series are emblematic of the renowned breadth of quality of the Penguin list and will hark back to Penguin founder Allen Lane's vision of good books for all.