Putative Relatives

I like slow-reading the first few lines of books that I find on popular lists. The less I know about the book when I start reading the better. No author bio, no summaries, no reviews. My notes and questions represent a first, raw reading and may therefore be misguided and misleading. Because I am a pedant I often get stuck on details a few sentences in. For example, here:

First few lines from:Sebastian Barry, Old God’s Time (Faber, 2023)
Found on this list:Booker Prize 2023 (Longlist)


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