The Intuitionist: A Novel by Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead's The Intuitionist wowed critics and readers everywhere and marked the debut of an important American writer. This marvellously inventive, genre-bending, noir-inflected novel, set in the curious world of elevator inspection, portrays a universe parallel to our own, where matters of morality, politics, and race reveal unexpected ironies.

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The 958th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 28th on 50 Books to Read Before You Die (Complex)
  2. - The Great American Read (PBS)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Intuitionist: A Novel Kindle Edition 65885 2012
The Intuitionist Hardcover 491711 $4.97 $0.01 1998
The Intuitionist Audio CD 4007744 $21.00
THE INTUITIONIST. Paperback 5178802 $11.87 $0.01
The Intuitionist: A Novel Paperback 83388 $4.93 $0.01 2000