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Town itself and the story of Henry and those who tell it begins to affect the narrator policeman’s own life in ways he never expectedThis is a detective story like no other a novel that further confirms Jonathan Buckley as one of the finest novelists at work in this country. What to make of this It has a sticker on it that says crime and indeed it is about a crime the washed up body of a tramp who has multiple identiesTold in a strange 1st person manner by the policeman on the case John it discusses the witnesses people his life and the victims life in a dry sly and slighty underhand mannerIn one section about the weirdness of people buckley writes It s only when you get into their houses that you see what lies behind day to day normalness and this for me is what the book is about how people existThe detective starts an affair with one of the witnesses the tramp killed a kid in a speeding incident and went off the rails his life is slowly revealed why he was killed is never revealedSo not so much as who done it reallyStrange kind of haunting book one I am unsure as to why Sonia completed and I am not sure I will read another one of his instantly

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So He Takes the Dog

On a beach in southern England a dog returns to its owner with a human hand in its mouth so begins this unforgettable new novel from the author of Ghost MacIndoe and InvisibleThe hand belongs to Henry the homeless eccentric who has been wandering the south west of England for. A mystery not solved The mood the characters the writing Compelling

Jonathan Buckley Ç 7 Free read

The last thirty years most recently living rough in the town The local policeman and his accomplice in piecing together his movements prior to his death talking to those who knew and watched him uncover an extraordinary life But their investigations tellingly shed light on the. Loved this one Like a Reservoir 13 it starts with a crime and a policeman Then it winds for several years of character


10 thoughts on “So He Takes the Dog

  1. says:

    A dry distant narrative style meant I didn't hold out a lot of hope for this one at the start but it was compelling and strangely satisfying g

  2. says:

    A mystery not solved The mood th

  3. says:

    Maybe I am being a bit harsh only giving this book two stars It contains marvellous description and paints vivid pictures in the mind If only there was a plot to wrap it around Again maybe I'm being harsh There is a plot after about chapter 23 but it really isn't the plot I expected The pitch and blurb led me to believe it would be a who dun it piecing together the last movements of Henry This is what I wanted when I picked it

  4. says:

    Loved this one Like a Reservoir 13 it starts with a crime and a policeman Then it winds for several years of character

  5. says:

    I am so glad I read this book

  6. says:

    A Beautiful TeaseAs I began reading this book I formed certain assumptions about what it would be; crime fiction At some point the perpetrator of the central 'event' would be found and uestions would be answered We follow the narrator a policeman and his partner through endless speculation interpretation determi

  7. says:

    What to make of this It has a sticker on it that says crime and indeed it is about a crime the washed up body of a tramp who has multiple identiesTold in a strange 1st person manner by the policeman on the case John it discusses the witnesses people his life and the victims life in a dry sly and slighty underhand mannerIn one section about the weirdness of people buckley writes It's only when you get into their houses that you

  8. says:

    A murder mystery detective who done it with no villain This is about the minutiae of life – with all of its loose odds and ends irrelevancies disappointments slightly disconcerting as I read through most of it trying to spot the baddy but I guess things don't always ever? end up neatly with solutions found and conclusions drawn The writing is elegant and clean and so well observed sometimes the way JB describes something is just right wh

  9. says:

    I picked this book up in the Mystery Novels category but it didn't feel like one to me It was like a gradual but clear depiction of how the lives of people intercross through countless engaging anecdotes and interesting characters but to different degrees and how the feelings evoked from these relationships are of varying intensitiesThe style of writing was great the descriptions were so aptly put and there w

  10. says:

    reading this book was pretty much a waste of time the only reason I persevered was that I have been home sick with a cold for 2 days so I had time on my hands The plot is incredibly circumstantial and tnagential full of a