A standup comic peddles fake spiritualism to tech executives in this sharply comical novel from the author of The Ask.
When Lipsyte’s hero develops his ‘mental archery’ lifestyle therapy, he’s hailed as a guru. This dazzling send-up of cultism also has a serious side.
We begin with a schmuck. His name is Fraz Penzig — Fraz being how his father, Frank, once heard himself paged over a static-filled airport loudspeaker.