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10 thoughts on “Cleaver by Tim Parks

  1. says:

    This is a challenging book because it's written in stream of consciousness style which might be off putting to some However I found

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    I’m a fan of Tim Parks’ writing but this one didn’t uite work for me Great premise older high profile media celebrity think British Dan Rather decides to leave his career and his conflicted relationships with his wife and son and retreat alone to a remote media free cabin in the Swiss Alps I was interested in his adjustment to solitude than his withdrawal from media and there just wasn’t enough of the former I didn’t finish it b

  3. says:

    The writing and structure of the storytelling in this book was note worthy Indeed I wish I were able to write like Tim Parks But the story fell apart at the 34 mark and the end was a great big flat balloon Still lots of good reason to read this book especially if you're a writer studying craft

  4. says:

    It is rare to read a book that delves this deeply into the consciousness of its main character A brilliant study of estrangement

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  6. says:

    Good read Memorable characters

  7. says:

    At first I thought this was a bad translation but apparently in English readers have trouble getting used to the weird grammar too No

  8. says:

    Neutral positive No regrets but no need to read again either

  9. says:

    I have no baggage he declared Nothing So says Harold Cleaver upon his hasty departure from London but he takes a great deal of emotional baggage with himA well known TV personality Cleaver has a reputation of being a first rate journalist and he had just given the President of the USA a roasting so why has he decided to take the first tran

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    International media personality goes into hiding in the wake of character assassination For the first time in his life Haro

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Ident of the United States and suffered uncomfortable scrutiny following the publication of his elder son's novelised autobiography He flies to Milan and heads deep into the South Tyrol fetching up in the village of Luttach His uest to find a remote mountain hut to get beyond the reach of email and the mobile phon. f The Cursed Hole of the Shinoda Family publication of his elder son's novelised autobiography He flies to Milan and heads deep into the South Tyrol fetching up in the village of Luttach His uest to find a remote mountain hut to get beyond the reach of email and the mobile Tusculan Disputations, I and Scipios Dream phon. f

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E and the interminable clamour of the public voiceWeeks later snowed in at five thousand feet harangued by voices from the past and humiliated by his inability to understand the Tyrolese peasants he relies on for food and whisky Cleaver discovers that there is nowhere so noisy and so dangerous as the solitary mind. I have no baggage he declared Nothing So says Harold Cleaver upon his hasty departure from London but he takes a great deal of emotional baggage with himA well known TV personality Cleaver has a reputation of being a first rate journalist and he had just given the President of the USA a roasting so why has he decided to take the first transport available to leave London Amanda his home and his family without even taking any luggage The catalyst was the novel written by his son titled Under his Shadow in which the protagonist s life was clearly based on Cleaver sClearly disturbed Cleaver decides I will write no letters he thought aware now that he was approaching the end of his journey He had not brought a laptop Or even a notepad Or even pen and paper Whatever is about to happen to me or around me need never be told or expressedAnd so commences a new life in another country where he doesn t know the language except for a few rudimentary words without any belongings friends or family Alone with a turmoil of thoughts he settles in a rough cottage high up in the mountains above Lutach South TyrolAs the harsh winter weather sets in he reflects on his son s words and his own actions He is in turn puzzled angry or disturbed as he mulls over what had been said In the silence and the cold of his new existence every sound and every thought is amplified He encounters abysses real and imagined He reflects on a life left behind and the possibility of a fresh startAnd just in case the reader is not aware of it Cleaver points out that the word cleave has two opposite meanings The Doctors Dating Bargain public voiceWeeks later snowed in at five thousand feet harangued by voices from the The Collection past and humiliated by his inability to understand the Tyrolese Whispers of Feathers peasants he relies on for food and whisky Cleaver discovers that there is nowhere so noisy and so dangerous as the solitary mind. I have no baggage he declared Nothing So says Harold Cleaver upon his hasty departure from London but he takes a great deal of emotional baggage with himA well known TV Entrepreneurial Vernacular protagonist s life was clearly based on Cleaver sClearly disturbed Cleaver decides I will write no letters he thought aware now that he was approaching the end of his journey He had not brought a laptop Or even a notepad Or even Advanced C Programming by Example pen and Poslije svega (After, paper Whatever is about to happen to me or around me need never be told or expressedAnd so commences a new life in another country where he doesn t know the language except for a few rudimentary words without any belongings friends or family Alone with a turmoil of thoughts he settles in a rough cottage high up in the mountains above Lutach South TyrolAs the harsh winter weather sets in he reflects on his son s words and his own actions He is in turn Die Herrenschneiderei puzzled angry or disturbed as he mulls over what had been said In the silence and the cold of his new existence every sound and every thought is amplified He encounters abysses real and imagined He reflects on a life left behind and the

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Overweight and overwrought Howard Cleaver London's most successful journalist abruptly abandons home partner mistresses and above all television the instrument that brought him identity and power It is the autumn of 2004 and Cleaver has recently enjoyed the celebrity attending his memorable interview with the Pres. The writing and structure of the storytelling in this book was note worthy Indeed I wish I were able to write like Tim Parks But the story fell apart at the 34 mark and the end was a great big flat balloon Still lots of good reason to read this book especially if you re a writer studying craft