Erlend Loe is a Norwegian novelist. His eight books have been translated into over twenty languages.
Don Bartlett and Don Shaw have collaborated on two previous novels.--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Like Lazy Days by the same author this is basically a tale of middle age disillusionment, except instead being about a couple falling out while on holiday, Doppler tells the tale... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Mr. Robert Marsland
This book defies description, but I’ll have a go. It’s about Doppler, a Norwegian guy who after the death of his father has an accident on his bike and subsequently turns his back... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Sandradan1
Is masculinity being parodied or are we to take seriously our loner hero, who fuminates against kindness only to adopt an elk calf?Published 13 months ago by Simon Barrett 'Il Penseroso'
I don't read a lot of books and comment on even fewer. However, I couldn't put this story down. I had see it in a tweet from Ben Fogle and picked it up for holiday reading... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Phillip Ingham
There are different aspects of this book that I like. Not only is it well written and keeping the readers interest at all times, it also takes up a subject that is very relevant in... Read morePublished 19 months ago
I loved this at the start - Doppler, a man reverting to a forest life, kills an elk in the woods, and the Bambi-like baby elk follows him. Read morePublished 19 months ago by K. J. Noyes
I loved this book, it's funny but also quite thought provoking, and the main character is strangely endearing. I would highly recommend it.Published 22 months ago by Astrid