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Motherless Brooklyn

The hero of this novel is one Lionel Essrog, otherwise known as the Human Freakshow. Essrog is a victim of Tourette's Syndrome; hapless and veering out of control, he fights himself and his disease.

Important places

Brooklyn (213)


Kings (315)


Maine (1,075)
New York (9,763)


United States (64,950)

Other geographical areas

Long Island (416)
New England (5,830)