It all starts in Argentina, when Dr. Leo Liebenstein’s wife disappears, she leaves behind a single confounding clue: a woman who looks, talks, and behaves exactly like her. A simulatcrum. But Leo is not fooled, and he knows better than to trust his senses in matters of the heart. Certain that the real Rema is alive and in hiding, he embarks on a quixotic journey to reclaim her. With the help of his psychiatric patient Harvey—who believes himself to be a secret agent able to control the weather.
Atmospheric Disturbances is a novel by Rivka Galchen and published in 2008.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- Includes a visit to the Patagonia.
- A witty, tender and dazzling journey.