A Book Review – The Bone Clocks

    First post, since the launch, written all the way from Puerto Rico! I finally got around to finishing The Bone Clocks on the flight over and with that comes my very first book review.

    This one was written in 2014 by British writer David Mitchell, same author as Cloud Atlas. I first came across his work when I was in search of authors similar to Haruki Murakami, one of my favorite magical realism authors. If you’re not familiar with magical realism, it involves plots where a majority of what goes on is similar to everyday real life, with sprinkles of magical or the super natural throughout. Imagine Harry Potter from the muggles perspective or a dream that seems entirely real with occasional inexplicable elements weaved in. Continue reading