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Part comedy of manners, part treasure hunt, The Clasp is the first novel from the writer whom David Sedaris calls "perfectly, relentlessly funny"Kezia, Nathaniel and Victor are reunited for the extravagant wedding of a college friend. Now at the tail end of their twenties, they arrive completely absorbed in their own lives - Kezia the second-in-command to a madwoman jewelry designer in Manhattan; Nathaniel the former literary cool kid, selling his wares in Hollywood; and the Eeyore-esque Victor, just fired from the offices of a middling search engine. They soon slip back into old roles: Victor loves Kezia. Kezia loves Nathaniel. Nathaniel loves Nathaniel.In the midst of all this semi-merriment, Victor passes out in the mother of the groom's bedroom.

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Sloane Crosley

SLOANE CROSLEY is the author of "I Was Told There'd be Cake," which was a finalist for The Thurber Prize, and "How Did You Get This Number," both New York Times bestsellers. Her debut novel, "The Clasp," was a national bestseller and has been optioned for film by Universal Pictures. Her next book of essays, "Look Alive Out There," will be published in April 2018. She lives in New York City.

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