By Rhidian Brook
Every little thing in Taliesin Jones's small-town lifestyles in Wales has without notice develop into doubtful. His mom has run off together with her hairdresser. His father has taken to speaking to the partitions, yet not less than he is conversing, as his brother has long gone solely mute. in class, Julie Dyer blows complicated smoke earrings at him and Hoop the psychological says there is not any God. while Taliesin attempts to discover this out evidently nobody turns out to have the answer-no one other than Billy Evans, an outdated guy with a good and staggering expertise.
"A appealing meditation on youth. . . . Brook's voice has been plucked from the babbling tongues of his nation and made new."(The Times, London)
"Very upright, very ethical, very enjoyable. . . . you will discover your self seduced through the quiet strength of the Welshman's prose, the subtlety of his narrative procedure, with its onion-skin layers of which means, sympathy, and revelation." (Time Out)
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