Out of This World

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Poseidon Press, 1988 - Fiction - 207 pages
11 Reviews
Swift's Waterland established him as a major force in contemporary fiction--an "irrepressible, wide-ranging talent" (The Washington Post Book World). Out Of This World, his eagerly awaited new novel, confirms his status as a world-class novelist.

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User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Tricky giving this a rating. I decided on a harsh three stars rather than a generous four. The writing itself is sublime but I struggled at times with making sense of the way the narrative unfolds. This may be mostly my fault. Like in life I am a lazy reader. Read full review

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User Review  - Jeffrey Stalk - Goodreads

A conflict between father and daughter is explained through reviews of their shared history which includes the murder of the father's father by the IRA. It was a page turner for me. Read full review


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British novelist Graham Swift was born in London on May 4, 1949. He attended Cambridge University and York University. Swift has written five novels, including Waterland.

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