By Michael O'Brien
Set in cutting-edge Manhattan, The idiot of recent York City is the story of 2 souls who're thought of to be "fools" and "idiots" within the eyes of most folks they encounter.
One is a literal substantial, the opposite an amnesiac who believes he's the seventeenth-century Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, 1000s of years outdated, getting older extra slowly than the remainder of the human race. Billy the large in short suffered from amnesia years in the past, and he is aware the pain of these who've misplaced their id. he's an it sounds as if uncomplicated individual, a failed basketball participant with a massive stable middle, who takes Francisco below his wing when they meet via a seeming twist of fate. jointly they adopt the quest to find Francisco's precise past.
The quest leads them on quite a few adventures and into the shrouded realm of hidden stories and the mysterious dimensions of the brain. it's a trip into the ironies and the complexities of human personality and destiny.
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