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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
"It goes without saying that any story about a slave fleeing a plantation in 19th century American is going to be harrowing, but it doesn’t surprise me in the least to learn that Colson Whitehead is familiar with the horror genre: the relentless fe..." Read more of this review »
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A stunning and beautiful book from a great writer who has the long received the bizarre criticism that his books are a little too smart and ironic, too infatuated with post modern satire to reach the heart. He has also been frequently compared to Pyn ...more
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“I can't die yet - I haven't seen The Jolson Story!”
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“I believe in the power of the imagination to remake the world, to release the truth within us, to hold back the night, to transcend death, to charm motorways, to ingratiate ourselves with birds, to enlist the confidences of madmen.”
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“Civilised life, you know, is based on a huge number of illusions in which we all collaborate willingly. The trouble is we forget after a while that they are illusions and we are deeply shocked when reality is torn down around us.”
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“The world is indeed comic, but the joke is on mankind.”
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“It's supposed to be automatic, but actually you have to push this button. ”
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