White Noise Summary
Don Delillo

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White Noise Overview

White Noise by Don DeLillo, a National Book Award winner, is about Jack Gladney, his wife Babette, and their obsession with their own deaths. They have four children from previous relationships and marriages between the two of them, but they are now one family. They live relatively normal lives until the airborne toxin Nyodene Derivative infects their town and they must be evacuated. Eventually, the Gladneys are allowed to return to their home and attempt to resume their normal lives, but the incident has increased Jack and Babetteā€™s obsession with and fear of dying.

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