Bad Monkeys

Imagined AI depiction of the book "Bad Monkeys" by Matt Ruff, encapsulating the essence of this hugo-2008 award winning novel.

Bad Monkeys is a science fiction novel by Matt Ruff. The story follows Jane Charlotte, who is being held in a mental institution and claims to be a member of a secret organization known as the Department for the Final Disposition of Irredeemable Persons (the “Bad Monkeys”). She tells a psychiatrist her life story, detailing her involvement with the organization and her supposed mission to rid the world of evildoers. As the psychiatrist delves into Jane’s account, the narrative takes a series of unexpected turns, blurring the lines between reality, illusion, and conspiracy. Bad Monkeys is a mind-bending and thought-provoking exploration of mental illness, justice, and the nature of good and evil.

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Imagined AI depiction of Teacake from "Bad Monkeys" by Matt Ruff, encapsulating the essence of this iconic archetype of Mentor in the narrative.


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