Ian Chadwick's Reviews > The Mandibles: A Family, 2029–2047

The Mandibles by Lionel Shriver
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really liked it
bookshelves: popular-fiction, dystopian-fiction

A bit pedantic at times, but her vision of the future and an economic collapse is not merely plausible, but chilling. It slows down a bit in the middle, but picks up again towards the end. It's very American in scope, which is a bit myopic at times, but parallels the political and economic dumpster fire down south, and I wish it had more about what might happen with Canada in it. Nonetheless, a good read.
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October 7, 2020 – Shelved
October 7, 2020 – Shelved as: popular-fiction
October 7, 2020 – Shelved as: dystopian-fiction
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