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Dream-Like Novel Lays Bare The Emotional Fall-Out Of Child Abuse

Not often does a novel so expertly seduce its readers into an alternate state of consciousness that it mimics an actual dream state, where everything solid is hazily just beyond reach. Eimear McBride, with her deployment of modernist technique reminiscent of James Joyce, elicits such a mental state throughout her new novel, The Lesser Bohemians ? really, it’s the only way to read it.
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