Like Reading How-To Manuals

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James Hynes discusses the books he read when writing his latest novel, Next: “I wanted to see if I could write a day-in-the-life novel, a narrative that would be set in a single day, or part of one, and by working backwards and forwards through flashbacks, encompass the entire life of a single character.”

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One Response to “Like Reading How-To Manuals”

  1. Sonya
    at 11:08 am on March 31, 2010

    This description sounds a lot like the plot of Ian McEwan’s Saturday.

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