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Milkman / Anna Burns.
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2018.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780571338757 (pbk.) :
In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone in the dark about her encounter with Milkman. But when first brother-in-law sniffs out her struggle, and rumours start to swell, middle sister becomes 'interesting'. The last thing she ever wanted to be. To be interesting is to be noticed and to be noticed is dangerous.
348 pages ; 20 cm
I usually read the Booker prize winners and rarely get disappointed However, I absolutely hated this book. Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall does take a little bit of time to get to to grips with the narrative but once you do , it's a sheer delight.... this book on the other hand left me feel
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