Man Booker Shortlist Book 04 – The Lighthouse – Guest

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WoodsieGirl’s 
Man Booker
Challenge

 

I’m reading through all six of the Booker Prize shortlisted novels  – attempting to finish before the winner is announced, although given the size of the books that is looking unlikely at the moment! Here’s the fourth of my reviews, for The Lighthouse by Alison Moore.


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On the outer deck of a North Sea ferry stands Futh, a middle-aged and newly separated man, on his way to Germany for a restorative walking holiday. After an inexplicably hostile encounter with a hotel landlord, Futh sets out along the Rhine.

As he contemplates an earlier trip to Germany and the things he has done in his life, he does not foresee the potentially devastating consequences of things not done. The Lighthouse, Alison Moore’s first novel, tells the tense, gripping story of a man trying to find himself, but becoming lost.

 
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