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Shy A Novel characters º 107 ↠ ❮PDF / Epub❯ ★ Shy A Novel Author Kevin Killian – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk Those who read past the disorienting first chapters of this gritty debut novel will be richly compensated by its intellectually stimulating and emotionally gripping prose Killian produces a pantheon o Those who read past tThose who read past the disorienting first chapters of this gritty debut novel will be richly compensated by its intellectually stimulating and emotionally gripping prose Killian produces a pantheon of distinctive characters including himself as a young writer whose half hearted work on a book about his murdered gay lover is stall. Given it's nearly 5 star rating on Goodreads one would think that this completely unknown book is one of the greatest works of fiction involving teen sexuality coming of age marriage pan sexuality SM and essentially all things erotic and sexual But take heed there is a reason why there is only one edition of this book and has never been republished It's a confusing scrambled mess I won't dispute it has some interesting characters and a few pornographic scenes are inspiring Mostly though it is difficult to read with its jumble of characters irrational time shifting and clashing of literary styles And when the author invokes Virginia Woolf to launch into a screamingly horrible stream of consciousness section you feel embarrassed for the author Don't spend your time with this please and find instead one of the nearly infinite number of similar subject books available The author Dennis Cooper comes to mind

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Or developing teenaged characters such as Harry Van who at or is continually aware that his golden youth is temporary and Paula a romantic who finds enlightenment in the music of David Bowie His work is also noteworthy for unlikely phrasings Her face lit up like a jack o lantern from inside with the incredible light and heat of lo. Rambling and confused It felt like one of those books written under the influence of some illegal substance or other The writing is mostly good despite a few outlandish statements see previous sentence I didn't really care about the characters though and it's not clear to me what the author was trying to do It's not bad but there are too many good books out there to waste your time on this one I think

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Shy A NovelEd by his absorption in the dramas of others around him The Shy A PDFEPUBmisfits losers adolescent rebels and rootless souls of Smithtown Long Island NY whose petty dreams and futile hopes the author sets forth with mercy are the spiritual kin of Christopher Isherwood's creations in The Berlin Stories Killian displays a facility f. I wanted to say that Kevin Killian is a genius but it's so hard to call people geniuses nowadays because the term is just so overused But maybe what I wanted to say is that Killian has an amazing talent for getting inside the heads of his characters whether their a 15 year old male hustler or a grad student studying lacan Scenes of crusing in the Long island woods and a bride's unhappy reception come off with eual intensity Anyway a totally fascinating book and really hysterically funny without that being the whole point of it