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A novel of clarity,
By A Customer
This review is from: A Home at the End of the World (Essential Penguin) (Paperback)
Michael Cunningham has a method of writing that makes the reader FEEL every experience that his characters are going through.
‘A home at the end of the world’ is a fine example of this.
Cunnigham takes you on the journey of two exceptionally, individual males who share the same thirst for understanding the world they live in & knowing who they are.
You watch as they struggle to develop themselves, in what seems like, a problematic society that their parents appear to have thrown them into.
Along the way their lives somehow entwine with that of an eccentric female whom teaches them that love has no boundaries and that rules only exist if you want them too.
‘A home at the end of the world’ is an eye opener for those of us that insist on complicating our lives by focussing on the how’s, when’s & why’s that we forget to live in the now…