An ordinary man lives in a world where free will doesn't exist. The lives and destinies of every human being are scripted by scribes in Heaven. One day, his writer quits, leaving him to go about his day unscripted.
A satirical comedy, Portman's young-adult novel follows the adventures of a teen loser whose life changes when he reads his father's copy of "The Catcher in the Rye." The boy suddenly finds... See full summary »