Whirligig

Whirligig

3.36 (111 ratings by Goodreads)
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Whirligig is a raucous, joyous, often poignant comedy about the redemptive power of the countryside. Written with peerless wit, it's a timely fable that takes its place within the tradition of the Great English Comic Novel. It's The Wicker Man as told by P.G. Wodehouse.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 126 x 198 x 27mm | 290g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1780721277
  • 9781780721279
  • 1,288,114

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Whirligig has an impressively immersive sense of wry, often brilliantly dark involvement. Its voice is strong and clear and fresh and rousing. Like a bagpipe.
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About Magnus Macintyre

Magnus Macintyre grew up in suburban Oxford and rural Argyll, and then read History at Jesus College, Cambridge. He has been a serial entrepreneur in magazine publishing, film, television, and wind farming, with varying degrees of success. Only once has he had a proper job, as managing director of the New Statesman. He now lives in Somerset with Lucie and their two children, and writes full time. Whirligig is his first novel.
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Rating details

111 ratings
3.36 out of 5 stars
5 9% (10)
4 39% (43)
3 36% (40)
2 12% (13)
1 5% (5)
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