“Elmet”

Another Booker-list cracker! If ever they make a film of Fiona Mozley’s “Elmet”, I hope they stick closely to the book. It won’t be comfortable viewing – and the conclusion will be harrowing. In fact, the ending of the book is so well written… I hadn’t planned to finish the book last night, but once I’d been drawn in…

It’s a remarkable achievement for one so young. Fact.

It will be intriguing to see what she produces next. This is a big book to live up to…

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