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In the mid nineteenth century, an Englishman travels to Germany to obtain an automaton for his consumptive son. Read morePublished 3 months ago by GeordieReader
I found this book rather boring, there were parts that held some interest then lapsed back into boredom again. The ending was a little abrupt.Published 4 months ago by tee pee
My personal reaction to the main characters is extremely sympathetic. All are driven by loss of a person they love with the most intense passion. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Iain
There is a certain quality of story telling that comes to the fore when reading books by award-winning writers. 'The Chemistry of Tears' is like this. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Greggorio!
a story within a story......Peter Carey tells the truth about emotions..warts and all.....always find his titles make you want to pick up the book... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Yvonne Walkinshaw
It's a new multi-layered and complex novel from the two-times Booker winner.
London, 2010. Read more
Original, clever, well written, some (intellectual) suspense, but I got fed up with the main feminine character, too hysterical and ungrateful, and l dropped the book unfinished... Read morePublished on 28 Jun. 2013 by Bernard G.