Gods Without Men
Publish date: 2011-09-01
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
This was so beautifully written and so intense to read, I had to take it in very small stages, but maybe a lot of that depended on personal experience. I know the area where the book is set, I know about intercultural relationships under stress (ouch!), I even know some autistic kids. I've been tryi...
N.O. says: you might want to check out Gods Without Men, by Hari Kunzru -- he makes an entire novel based around the concept of Tricksters. Sounds fun!
Non-linear narrative acrobatics, puzzle-like structure. Kind of reminds me of A Visit From the Goon Squad in that respect. Wonderful storytelling. Doubtlessly will be a 2012 favorite for me.