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characters Ý PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¸ Ali Smith Ali Smith ¸ 0 summary read & download Autumn by Ali Smith Daniel is a century old Elisabeth born in 1984 has her eye on the future The Unite. What are you reading A tale of two peopleTell me about itIt s a book full of leaves green ones and brown ones And white ones too of courseHa But seriously describe it to meIt s a book with a hole in the middleNow you re just being absurdNo wait There s really as much absence as presence in this bookTell me what s in it not what s not in itIt s a book of fragments that fit together in odd arrangements Give me an example of the way the fragments fit togetherThere s a sister who doesn t exist and a sister who no longer existsNot bad Give me another fragment There are people who use the word Home when they really mean Away as in GoOh right Brexit There are lies about lying about lies about lyingPlease give me something that s not about politiciansThere s a time that s really a placeGive me something less abstractA giant soldier suashes a woman with his bootArgh Don t tell me anything else about this bookWould it be ok if it wasn t a giant soldier but just a man and he suashed a mouse not a personNo Definitely not Maybe you could tell me what isn t in the book instead of giving me such freaky fragments Why are you holding your breath like thatBecause the unsaid in this book lies in the gaps between breathsNormal people don t have gaps in their breathingA person who is breathing his last might if he had enough luck to die leisurelySo what do those gaps tell aboutThe black hole in twentieth century historyJust say the HolocaustDid you know holo means whole and caust means destroyed by fireSoSo the entire word means an absence in a presence the hole in whole Wait a minute Is that interpretation of the term Holocaust in the book Well no But you can read it between the leaves

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  • Hardcover
  • 264
  • Autumn by Ali Smith
  • Ali Smith
  • English
  • 20 June 2019
  • 9780241207000