I Enjoyed thoroughly this remarkable story.
The search for a missing person opens into a larger search and deeper to where people's lives may intrinsically be found or lost.
I was a little bit disappointed with this book. To be fair, my expectations were set impossibly high by the description on the back cover which claims that Abe's novel "combines... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Brian C.
I've become a real enthusiast for Kobo Abe's work - and The Ruined Map stokes that enthusiasm. At face value, a detective novel, with much of it written in that staccato style so... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Harry