Deodand's Reviews > The Raw Shark Texts

The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
264971
's review
Apr 03, 2010

really liked it
bookshelves: fiction, europe
Read from April 19 to 22, 2012

I had to sit and give this book a good thinking-over after I finished it. What the hell is it even about? I decided the main theme of this book is acceptance. But that leaves out the whole concept-as-physical-construct plot element.

The fact that this book deeply puzzled and confused me lead me to say that I really liked it. I was afraid at the beginning that it was going to be one of those books about a man disappearing up his own ass, but it develops into somthing else quite special.

It loses a star for that whole Manic Pixie Dream Girl trope.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Raw Shark Texts.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.