Aberrations by Penelope Przekop

By Penelope Przekop

Aberrationsan edgy novel set within the past due 1980's Deep South makes a speciality of Angel Duet, a tender woman struggling with narcolepsy. She also wrestles with the secrets and techniques her father retains. His suspicious refusal to discuss her mother's demise years in the past has pushed Angel to worship an image created from the little heritage she does have: his sketchy tales and her mother's valuable images, photographs of clouds that experience hung of their foyer for twenty years.

When her father's female friend Carla, a tricky, perfectionist attorney, strikes in, the images come down, and Angel's look for truth becomes an obsession. As she struggles to discover the earlier and achieve control over the narcolepsy that regularly fogs her international, Angel descends right into a dizzying realm of gear, adultery, and stressed hope that additional obscures reality.

As Angel starts to reveal a historical past she could never have imagined, she learns that her whole existence has been anchored round lies.

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