Friday, February 18, 2011
Hand me down world
By: Lloyd Jones
Genre: Senior Fiction
This book by the author of the Man Booker prize nominee "Mr Pip", is another brilliant novel. It is based in Africa and heads into Berlin. Its about an unnamed woman on an impassioned quest, she relies on stranger's to help her, some are generous, others exploitative, and she encounters love, betrayal, and finally the truth...
Isabel Allende called it "poetic, heartbreaking and surprising"...