Zadie is the shit. This novel is well done. It requires commitment and concentration. It has subtext and depth. It is unconventional. Her other works are more accessible, and this is not a perfect narrative, but the characters here are rich and compelling. There’s a Big Pun reference in here. A Wire reference. Some Salt n Pepa. Yeah.

I got nothing clever. Buy.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/aug/26/nw-zadie-smith-review

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