“The subject matter of Call Me When You Land might seem dark and depressing, but it’s not. It’s funny and human and real.
“Mr. Frazier’s writing is so fine it needs to be savored. These people are as unique as all human beings are; not one of them can be wholly admired or detested.
“Readers of There But For The have a similar choice to make.
“Toward the end of the novel there is a gutsy shift in narrative tone that lends the ending a sense of closure.
“Unlike most of the news stories we read these days, The Paris Correspondent provides a satisfying ending, with truth served and the honor of the journalism profession upheld—even
“Ali Smith’s There But For The is a thoroughly modern book that plays with form, structure, and language, never allowing the reader to settle for comfortable passive reading; ultim
“In Last Man in Tower, it is immediately apparent that author Adiga’s writing has matured.
“. . . don’t be put off by the magic and sorcery. If you like noir and hard-boiled mysteries, you might want to give Low Town a chance.