A dark, dystopian fantasy that gets under the skin

A dark, dystopian fantasy that gets under the skin

Although set in a speculative future, The Wall is not science fiction; its tone is light years away from the mind-blowing, alternative universes of Liu Cixin’s novels and more akin to Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go

Fiction: The Wall, By John Lanchester, Faber & Faber, €14.95

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