Buzz Aldrin, What Happened to You in All the Confusion?
Publish date: June 7th 2011
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
Pages no: 480
Edition language: English
Rating: 2.5* of fiveThe Book Report: A stream-of-consciousness first novel recounting nineteen years in the life of Mattias, the kid who never wanted to be seen or heard. He got his wish all his life long, except that it cost him the love and affection of two women, the fame that could've changed hi...
Meandering but poetic. I came for the title and stayed for Johan Harstad's sentences and his subtle humor. [full review]
What I like and dislike at the same time in modern Norwegian literature is the straight and essential style used by young novelists such as Erlend Loe and Frode Grytten. It's a kind of writing that is a thousand miles away from most of the Italian literature I like.Where Italian authors try to be im...