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The City of Your Final Destination

The City of Your Final Destination - Peter Cameron While there are some beautiful moments and some interesting thoughts provoked... it feels, at times, like BolaƱo-lite. Or like he's trying to do Ian McEwan in South America. I know those two things wouldn't automatically seem logically like the same book but... trust me. Ultimately, it's just too ethereal to stand up to much and it fades almost before it's over (this, despite an immensely - surprisingly so - satisfying ending). More at RB: http://wp.me/pGVzJ-Hw