The Electric Michelangelo by Sarah Hall

"The Electric Michelangelo" is a historical fiction novel that follows the life of Cy Parks, a man from Morecambe Bay, England who becomes an apprentice in his mother's seaside hotel for consumptives. He later becomes a tattoo artist, first in his hometown and then in the bustling Coney Island, New York. The book explores themes of love, loss, and the transformative power of art as Cy navigates through the complexities of human body and spirit in the 20th century.

The 8042nd greatest book of all time


Published
2004
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
400
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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