“So good, so damn compulsively readable, that I can hardly believe it.” —Stephen King, Entertainment Weekly
The most unsettling and stunning of Aira's short novels published by New Directions.
Movie Tie-in Edition
The novel made into the major motion picture released October 2008, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe: "Clever [and] well-paced, Body of Lies is hard to put down."—John Miller, Wall Street Journal
"Ripley is an unmistakable descendant of Gatsby, that 'penniless young man without a past' who will stop at nothing." —Frank Rich
Collected here in this stunning, boxed-set edition, The Complete Ripley Novels celebrates one of fiction’s most iconic literary characters.