Sunday, May 5, 2013

SWIMMING HOME by Deborah Levy

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Man, I must be missing something. Cliché language, cliché plot, cliché characters, drawn so thinly you don't care a wit about them. How many times do you want to read about the beautiful, ethereal, unstable poetess-wanna-be's copper-colored curls that cascade down her back?