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Cameron is an able storyteller, and his command allows the prose to flow simply and beautifully; here, most every word counts. Adam's often hilarious wit and Caroline's recalcitrance are sharply drawn, descriptions are in crisp relief, and Cameron gives us many reasons to smile: "Pete stood there for a moment, as if he were deciding, trying to think of a reason why he must stay with them, but he was not clever enough, and so of course he had to leave." The City of Your Final Destination is a refreshing look at the impact of desire and love on quirky, elegantly drawn characters. --Michael Ferch --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Cameron has created a well developed, complex and somewhat esoteric plot with rich characters.
No need to re-hash the plot here, suffice to say this is one of the most enjoyable stories I have read for a very long time.
The anticipation of picking up one of his books is exciting, because I know I will be in for a very good read.
This is a magical novel, in the best sense. Peter Cameron's spare, beautifully crafted novel both takes you away and brings you home with an ending that, indeed, brings it's... Read morePublished 14 days ago by fanfare
If your tastes run to British writers, Peter Cameron is the author for you -- although he is not British, but American. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Bookworm
This book handles the intricacies of human interaction perfectly. The characters are well written and the dialogue is executed flawlessly. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Roberto Carlos Garcia
Cameron is a talented writer and I really enjoyed his writing style in this novel. The story itself has a good premise and the characters are well fleshed out. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Windsofnirvana
What can I say? The characters have no depth. The dialogue is gibberish. The plot is boring. Don't bother with this onePublished 9 months ago by P. J. Milburn
What I love most about Peter Cameron's novels is that when I begin reading one, I never know where it's going to go (aside from whatever info is on the cover). Read morePublished 21 months ago by Margling
This book has the Merchant/Ivory hallmark stamped on every page and reads almost like a script from one of their films. Read morePublished on October 20, 2010 by John Fitzpatrick
I loved this book! It is beautifully written and the story is exquisite. It is definitely going on my keeper shelf.Published on August 20, 2010 by Kelly L. Stone
I enjoyed this novel. It contained Cameron's typical blend of melancholy, travel, intelligent dialogue, and characters searching for meaning in their lives. Read morePublished on December 31, 2008 by Teacher X Tells All