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Length: 448 pages Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled

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  • File Size: 989 KB
  • Print Length: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Wild Wolf Publishing (August 9, 2010)
  • Publication Date: August 9, 2010
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B003Z0D0YA
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,577,984 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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4 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Robert Macgregor on January 12, 2010
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A startling first novel from Scottish writer Andrew Linzee Gordon. The title hints it will be a book of no mean ambition, but to tackle God, Love, Death and Alcohol so thoroughly in a single tome excuses its unfashionable length.

Linzee Gordon writes with a fluidity of language and ear for the vernacular that flows like a northern river in spate. There are elements of caricature reminiscent of Beerhohm, and occassional Landseer-like sentimentality, but the most original voice which emerges is that of a cerebral traveler, ever questioning the whirly gig of fate. All this is tempered by a diverting and astringent wit.

In addition to being most apparently a love story, in an almost courtly tradition, it is also a eulogy to a place (Aberdeenshire) and way of life (clannish,hierarchical) that is fast disappearing.
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