Thursday, August 23 2012
This novel, told through the inner thoughts and outer voices of eight intermingled characters, is a "literary tour de force." But is a tour de force really such a good thing?
Wednesday, December 20 2006
If The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, with its equations, charts and diagrams, revels in pushing the ways in which a novel’s boundaries can stretch, then A Spot of Bother’s charm lies in the generosity in which it fills a novel’s traditional boundaries.