Coetzee leaves us guessing the biggest questions of all
The Childhood of Jesus by JM Coetzee. Harvill Secker, €14.99. Reviewed by Nadine O'Regan.
The Childhood of Jesus
"A riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma." Those were the words used by Winston Churchill to describe Russia, but they could just as well be applied to the bewitching yet bewildering new novel from JM Coetzee, the two-time Booker Prize winner and Nobel laureate.
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