Friday, July 27, 2012

Quote of the Week: The Novel and the New

I haven't had one of these in a while, have I? Well, I won't promise anything I can't guarantee, but perhaps more will follow.

"She should have studied science, not spent all of her time with her head in novels. Novels gave you a completely false idea about life, they told lies and they implied there were endings when in reality there were no endings, everything just went on and on and on."
 - Kate Atkinson, Case Histories, p.42

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