[zambia Books] TXT A Fool's Alphabet Author Sebastian Faulks

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Free download A Fool's Alphabet ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Sebastian Faulks ´ 9 Read Free read A Fool's Alphabet The events of Pietro Russell's life are told in 26 chapters From A Z each chapter is set in a d Given up on this Don t often do that and usually enjoy his stuff Dull characters with no real sense of being invited to care about them

Free read A Fool's AlphabetA Fool's Alphabet

Free download A Fool's Alphabet ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Sebastian Faulks ´ 9 Read Free read A Fool's Alphabet Ifferent place and reveals a fragment of his story As his memories flicker back and forth throu I m a big fan of Sebastian Faulks and would count Birdsong as one of my favourite books but this book failed to hold my attention Comprising 26 alphabetically headed chapters each one the name of a place significant to Pietro Russell the protagonist the novel time shifts throughout Pietro s life I found this confusing at times and struggled to remember what age he now was This might be because I was listening to the book and was thus unable to go back and check details but it meant that I never felt the steady flow of the work Pietro also comes across as an unfinished character neither good nor bad strong nor weak and I didn t engage with him at all There was a fair bit of informative description Paris Metro names and history place names etc and I felt that these distracted from showing the depth that was needed to commit to the characters If I had to summarise the feel of the book for me in one word I would offer diluted It needed but failed to deliver Disappointing Your Naughty Playmate 3 Cuckolding Fantasy place and reveals a fragment of his story As his memories flicker back and forth throu I m a big fan of Sebastian Faulks and would count Birdsong as one of my favourite books but this book failed to hold my attention Comprising 26 alphabetically headed chapters each one the name of a Haute Chinese Cuisine from the Kitchen of Wakiya place significant to Pietro Russell the Twisted protagonist the novel time shifts throughout Pietro s life I found this confusing at times and struggled to remember what age he now was This might be because I was listening to the book and was thus unable to go back and check details but it meant that I never felt the steady flow of the work Pietro also comes across as an unfinished character neither good nor bad strong nor weak and I didn t engage with him at all There was a fair bit of informative description Paris Metro names and history The Exploration of the Male Anatomy place names etc and I felt that these distracted from showing the depth that was needed to commit to the characters If I had to summarise the feel of the book for me in one word I would offer diluted It needed but failed to deliver Disappointing

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Free download A Fool's Alphabet ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Sebastian Faulks ´ 9 Read Free read A Fool's Alphabet Gh time in his search for a resolution to the conflicts of his life his story gradually unfolds There is nothing wrong with this book but it just doesn t soar to some of the places you expect a Sebastian Faulks novel to soar toThe mechanism for delivering the book is interesting 26 places introduced alphabetically where a different piece of mosaic making up the life of Pietro Russell is introduced But don t be thrown by the device it doesn t add but nor does it detract from the book as a wholeFor a book which time shifts so easily and which shifts narrative viewpoints fairly regularly the plot is reasonably easy to follow There is no great sophistry to it despite the apparent sophistication of the mechanismMaybe what disappoints most is the main protagonist himself usually in a Faulks novel you find yourself totally engrossed in the main character whether you like loathe or are just fascinated by the development of that character Pietro Russell is a little bit of a non event though you don t really like him you don t really dislike him and you don t really care that much for how things turn out for himIt s a pleasant enough read though and where his characterization may not reach the heights it does in many of his other books his sense of place is often very well developed even though the focus jumps so radically with every chapterGlad I read it doesn t stop me still thinking of Sebastian Faulks as one of our very best contemporary authors but this one won t be added to the re read list along with most of his others

  • Paperback
  • 288
  • A Fool's Alphabet
  • Sebastian Faulks
  • English
  • 25 March 2017
  • 9780099223214