Strange book. hated the first 100 pages, then found myself starting to like it, then started to really like it, and ended up disappointed to reach the end. not sure what to make of it to be honest.
i agree with ALL of the reviews so far........ the bad ones are how I felt at times, the good ones are how I ended up feeling overall. I guess it was illuminating to me to realise that from the outset i disliked the lead character and his life/lifestyle.... without "knowing" him as a human. But, "there's a person inside there", and its that "person" who I ended up being sympathetic towards and interested in. There are many "messages" being given to us in this book, none hugely insightful,… Read more