The blind assassin (2000, Seal Books) 4 stars

More than fifty years on, Iris Chase is remembering Laura's mysterious death. And so begins …

Review of 'The blind assassin' on 'Goodreads'

2 stars

Meh. I couldn't say it's badly written, but I just never found myself very interested or engaged. At times, it feels as though it's building up to something, the thing that's going to make everything fall into place and change your way of thinking. But no, that same sense of emptiness and indifference in the first couple of hundred pages carries on right to the end. It's not like it's terrible, but I imagine I'll have forgotten everything about it in a couple of weeks.