"After enjoying "Elizabeth is Missing" I was expecting a better novel than this. Very disappointing, with the mother an irritating protagonist and no story to speak of. The author adopts a literary tic by describing a smell on every othe..."
"It may not be fair for me to comment on this book as, at the half way point, weary of all the characters, I flipped to the end just to see how it turned out. It may be that the current trend of writing about weak and/or dysfunctional people just ..."