Hannah Luckraft sells cardboard boxes for a living. Her family is so frustrated
by her behavior they can barely stand to keep in touch with her. Each day is
fueled by the promise of annihilation, the promise of a reprieve, the paradise
that can only be found in a bottle. When Hannah meets Robert, a kindred spirit,
the two become constant companions. Together and alone Hannah and Robert spiral
through the beauty and depravity of a love affair with alcohol. "Paradise "is a
spectacular novel of desire and oblivion.