Animal's People: A Novel



"I used to be human once. So I'm told. I don't remember it myself, but people who knew me when I was small say I walked on two feet, just like a human being..." Ever since he can remember, Animal has gone on all fours, his back twisted beyond repair by the catastrophic events of "that night" when a burning fog of poison smoke from the local factory… [more]

This novel was shortlisted for the 2007 Man Booker Prize. I started reading it, but there was too much harsh cursing in it for me. Others I know loved it, and the premise is quite compelling, I just couldn’t get through it.

Emily Johnson

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