Tony's Reviews > No Great Mischief

No Great Mischief by Alistair MacLeod
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
33771
's review
Jan 10, 09

bookshelves: canadian
Read in January, 2009

Lovely writing in a lackluster story. All the tools of a great writer: imagery, foreshadowing, a nice job of interweaving themes. Grandpa and grandfather are two memorable and contrapuntal characters. But the history was simplistic, a lot of repetition and such xenophobic Scottish posture that I could not give this more than 3 stars.
1 like · Likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read No Great Mischief.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.