Gold - Dan Rhodes Reviews
Description:ISBN 1841959537 / Genre: Fiction / Author: Dan Rhodes / Edition: New Ed / Paperback / 208 Pages / Book is published 2007-03-29 by ... more
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by - written on 31/05/12 (Very useful, 18 readings)
I found 'Gold' by chance in a closing down book shop and only paid a couple of pounds for it. Though I wasn't expecting much the first page was written very interestingly. Dan Rhodes is a relatively new British author who has also written 'Timoleon Vieta Come Home' and more recently 'This is Life', but 'Gold' become my stepping stone into his marvellous work. 'Gold' is set in a Welsh village focussing on Miyuki Woodward as she spends her annual 2 week holiday apart from her partner Grindl, making sure not to contact one another in any way during this period which cements the idea of a modern day relationship. Miyuki however doesn't have her escape during the ... Read the complete review
by - written on 19/04/10 (Useful, 18 readings)
I ordered this book off the Internet after reading a blurb stating that it was about the happenings in a local pub in Wales. This grabbed my attention immediately, as I do enjoy going to the local pub and I enjoy the casual, relaxed British-ness of it all. Thankfully, this book captures all of that atmosphere and British feeling. It is fairly slow paced to start with and it is very character driven, with not a lot happening most of the time. It has short stories scattered throughout about the regulars in the pub that have such names as "Septic Barry" and "Tall Mr. Hughes" and "Short Mr. Hughes" that often raise a smile. ... Read the complete review
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