PDF A Revolution of the Sun ↠ Tim Pears
Glitterwings Academy: Midnight Feast No. 2 dIt wasifficult to really get to know them Had its moments but I was pleased to get to the end of it The author appears to use obscure language to prove his intelligence Good characters and some interesting stories but I lost the will to live half way through Too much and too little happening at the same time I got right into a character s back history and then suddenly we jumped to the present for a ifferent character and their story A ruthless editor could have transformed this into a masterpiece Disparate intriguing Characters With Some History with some history each culminating in their lives being gradually rawn together even though or because all are somewhat marginalised socially albeit in very Stoan (Mated to the Alien, different ways Knowing something of theenouement makes the plot rather contrived The writing style is Las Hermanas: Chicana/Latina Religious-Political Activism in the U. S. Catholic Church distinctlyifferent from Fallen Leaves or Land of Plenty Minor punctuation is sometimes omitted and it switches isconcertingly to the present tense for some passages Worse he uses the first person for
Only Some Bits Of One Character S Story Which Turn some bits of one character s story which turn to be iary entries Also uses the word insinuate ludicrously and The Alien Corn (The Canadians distractingly freuently often in slightly non standard ways Very occasionalash of magical realism just to confuse things Fascinating Academia Nuts despite the irritations largely because of the insights into the hugelyifferent worlds each protagonist comes from in terms of familyrelationships class wealth work education isabilityhealth and mental health "politics race rugs etc. WithstandA Revolution of the Sun tells the story of one momentous year through "race History of the Niagara Falls Power Company, 1886 1918, Vol 2 of 2: Evolution of Its Central Power Station and Alternating Current System; Construction and Operation drugs etc. WithstandA Revolution of the Sun tells the story of one momentous year through eyes of the people who lived it It is not only their stories but also the anatomy of a nation in flux Ambitious powerful irresistible it is the work of a writer at the peak of his powers and once againemonstrates Pears to be a great contemporary noveli. It s about being Afghani and 'AbduhAn Essay on Religious Unbelief and Political Activism in Modern Islam different about real life spoiler The ending was bizar Took a few chapters toevelop kept wondering what the point was Then I was griped and thoroughly enjoyed it Massive amount of characters all very well constructed and real Great book for a lazy Sunday 12 months in the lives of large cast starting separately but "converging some minor some major it s about living together or apart and with and without the past some " some minor some major it s about living together or apart and with and without the past some ends much sadness other positive outcomes ends with a long labour and birth a bold vision some igressions v
Boring Pears Paints On Pears paints on canvas with strong rounded people It s hard to say what I thought of this book A huge amount of characters and a lot of plot changes and twists No sooner had you got
Your Head Round A Group Of Characters When The Narrative head round a group of characters when the narrative Some of the story lines intrigued me some repulsed me At times very funny with some cracking ialogue and lines but it took a long time for the plot to get going When it ITS NOT YOUR FAULT did I was hooked However the endingid annoy me and lowered my rating from 4 to 3 stars It was almost as if Tim Pears having created this incredibly complex plot Unfinished Puzzle didn t uite know how to end his novel and it felt as if he wasn t sure what too with his characters This is a book that appears to have slipped under the radar of the book reading public Only a handful of reviews here and an eual number of couk where the rating system shows each of the five stars eually representedIts a shame I have little to. It begins at the stroke of midnight on the first Data Analytics day of 1997 As the year turns a group ofisparate individuals from ifferent backgrounds from all corners of the country are about to embark on separate journeys which will converge over the course of the next twelve months among them Rebecca mother to be Sam amnesiac Roderick Conservat. .
Compare my experience with although I enjoyed it ultimately I am left wondering what it was all aboutThere s no oubt that Tim Pears can write The prose here is superb laugh out loud sentences well contrived set pieces and a burning intelligence is obvious from the get go I put him up there with the great british writers that I love Faulks McEwan Boyd There s also a hint of the less celebrated Joseph Connolly in the characterisation and humourAs you can guess from the title the story is told over the course of a year 1997 Its told from a huge list of characters from Conservative PMs to cat burglars to sink estate escapees and a man suffering from amnesia Individually the stories are good and the characters are that well efined that its not too hard to keep on top of
#them espite a near 500 page lengthwhat i #despite a near 500 page lengthWhat I hoping for and Yo salí del abismo didn t actually get happen was how all these lifes were going to interact or uite what the story was hoping to tell The book built and built but ultimately just ran aisjointed course Which is a shame it was very nearly a five starrerI will move on to of his
work having only previously read Blenheim Orchard also 4 star Think it could be A Land of Plenty next time Overlyhaving only previously read Blenheim Orchard also 4 star Think it could be A Land of Plenty next time Overly the plot idn t really stick together
Too Many Characters Howmany characters how managed to end up connecting was not always clear Perhaps overly ambitious I like the way Pears writes there were some lovely passages but all a bit too convoluted far too long With there being so many characters. Ive MP Jack lorry river Martha cat burglar Ben paraplegic child Solo his abandoned fatherAt the end of that year their lives will have changed irrevocably some for better some for worse but changed nonetheless They cannot know what will happen to them but there is an inevitability in their shared Aliens Bride Book destiny that will prove impossible to.