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To the End of the Land by David Grossman (A Review by John Purcell)

I started to read To the End of the Land by David Grossman and immediately recognised I was in the hands of an exceptional writer. The prologue is a very fine piece of writing. It reminds me of the best of Russell Hoban and Gunter Grass. Dark and strange, haunting. I read line after line not knowing where I was going but confident that Grossman was beside me, ready to catch me should I stumble.... Read more

by | October 29, 2010

To The End Of The Land by David Grossman

I started reading To The End Of The Land by David Grossman on the weekend. I feel a review coming on. This is the kinda book I’ve been looking for. Solid. Got lots of words. Confident. Evocative. I feel safe in his hands and will follow where he leads… Of course, I may be wrong. I’ve only just begun. But what a beginning! Unusual, dark and profound. It’s out in hardcover... Read more

by | September 27, 2010