Gnomon by Nick Harkaway

January 2018

There’s so much going on in this book and I was so drawn into it and affected by it that I was almost afraid of it. The layers of stories and interweaving themes and imagery are impressive and fascinating, and there’s a depth to the book that is quite remarkable. It’s not necessarily an easy read—it’s both long and dense, and it won’t be everyone’s cup of tea. But it feels like something I actually need to read again at some point—after my brain has recovered.

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