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A Fraction of the Whole by Steve Toltz
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Nov 18, 08


This feels like one of those first novels the author has been planning for a long time. Brilliant little pieces here and there that you know he's been saving for years. The pace in this is fantastic. It drops a bomb, and then goes off on a tangent just long enough for you to almost-forget the explosion, and then brings it right back to the point. I have a feeling that this will prove my theory that the short list for the Man Booker often overshadow the winner on my shelf.
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