❰Reading❯ ➸ If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things Author Jon McGregor – E17streets4all.co.uk Risky in conception hip and yet soulful this is a prose poem of a novel intense lyrical and highly evocative with a mystery at its center which keeps the reader in suspense until the final page In a t Risky in conception hip and yet Speaks of Epub Û soulful this is a prose poem of a novel intense lyrical If Nobody ePUB Æ and highly evocative with a mystery at its center which keeps the reader in suspense until the final Nobody Speaks of PDF ✓ page In a tour de force that could be described as Altmanesue we are invited into the private lives of the residents of a uiet urban street in England over the course of a single day In delicate intricately observed closeup we witness the hopes fears and unspoken despairs of a diverse community the man with painfully scarred hands who tried in vain to save his wife from a burning house and who must now care for his young daughter alone; a group of young club goers just home from an all night rave sweetly high and mulling over vague dreams; the nervous young man at number who collects weird urban junk and is haunted by the specter of unreuited love The tranuility of the street is shattered at day's end when a terrible accident occurs This tragedy and an utterly surprising twist provide the momentum for the book But it is the author's exuisite rendering of the ordinary the everyday that gives this novel its freshness its sense of beauty wonder and hope Rarely does a writer appear with so much music and poetry so much vision that he can make the world seem new.
Jon McGregor is a British author Speaks of Epub Û who has written three novels His first novel If Nobody Speaks If Nobody ePUB Æ of Remarkable Things was nominated for the Booker Prize and was the winner of both the Betty Nobody Speaks of PDF ✓ Trask Prize and the Somerset Maugham Award in So Many Ways to Begin was published in and was on the Booker prize long list Even the Dogs was published in and his newest work Reservoir .
- 275 pages
- If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things
- Jon McGregor
- 28 July 2016 Jon McGregor