The Avid Reader Show - Episode 595: Luckenbooth. Jenni Fagan
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46M • 24/2 2021

Episode 595: Luckenbooth. Jenni Fagan

itunes pic [https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/5c/b9/36/info18232/3000x3000_15371606.jpg] Luckenbooth, her third novel, about an Edinburgh tenement and the curse that haunts it, infecting the lives of all who live across the building's nine floors over nine decades of mystery and uproarious change ... Melding the poetic, the esoteric and the occult with the grit and grime of a real life lived on the edge, she writes unlike any other author of her generation, in no small part because she has lived a life unlike any other author.' Scotsman 'A whirlwind of a novel, and I am certain that various labels will be attached to it - Caledonian magic realism, tartan gothic, something nasty in the shortbread tin, Angela...

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