Literary reviews by Tim Love.
Warning: Rather than reviews, these are often notes in preparation for reviews that were never finished, or pleas for help with understanding pieces. See Litref Reviews - a rationale for details.

Sunday, 12 September 2010

"Volume 1: The decibel penguin anthology" (Penguin, 2006)

10 New Voices from a Diverse Culture. I liked the pieces by Dickenson, Ermiya and Wellappili, but found most of the others unexceptional either because of plot or phrasing. "I was distracted by puffs of smoke billowing out like steam from train funnels from the kitchen's open windows" (p.73) is a struggle, for example

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