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I loved this book. Loved. The writing and story are incredibly insightful towards human nature and the mundanity and insanity of life. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Emily Harrison-Ach
Haddon has remarkable insight into the real "modern family" with children in their 30's, parents in 60's--70's, and a young grandchild. Read morePublished 12 days ago by DRGATB
OK, Haddon's skill did not falter once.
As "Dog in the Night-Time" allowed you to get inside one person's head, "Bother" lets you get inside several... Read more
Loved this book. Well-written and very amusing. It would make a great movie. There are serious subjects but overall the treatment leans toward humor in serious situations. Read morePublished 2 months ago by BiblioAnnie
Amazing book! I have read this several times and delight and am stunned every time by the scope of this wonderful novel. Make sure you turn off the phone and lock the door. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Janice Marsh
This is a warm and fun story. Even though the title and back cover refer mainly to George Hall, the main character, the book is more about a modern and slightly dysfunctional... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Alejandro Contreras
The book pulled me in and I had a hard time pausing. The characters are all so real, and remind me of my own family but without any of the details being remotely the same, or the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Emily
It's like a twisted tale of British suburbia or a soap opera. The story moved very slowly and was told in different points of view. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mary Johnson