Riddley WalkerBook - 2002 | Expanded, twentieth-anniversary ed.
From Library Staff
The masterpiece of dystopian fiction. Hoban paints a post-apocalyptic world that is less futuristic and more a leap back into the dark ages. Anna Smaill's The Chimes wears this book on its sleeve - in a wonderful way.
scissorsnglue Sep 06, 2011
This book is a challenge to read and stick to, but worth persisting with the strange future dialect of English. If you enjoy languages generally, you will be able to pick it up as you go, though there are websites to help you interpret what is going on.
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