What does the Man Booker mean to you? To me it means a celebration of language, for books to be original yet accessible; to encourage & foster new, not so literary, readers into the wonderful world of reading.
“Lilith Bloom had the peculiar feeling that the rose garden wanted to eat her.”
A marmite book indeed. Could someone help me understand it’s overwhelming list of accolades?
“What would you stop at to help the people you love most? Well, you obviously don’t love anyone very much if your love is contingent on them always staying the same.”
“It had the face of a worm
A worm, I say!”
Fast paced, magical and a little bit soul-destroying.
“the finest dance hall in West Mayo full of Angus cattle, and there they would lie down and close their eyes chewing cud until they were turned out in the morning.”