"The slow crescendo of panic surrounding this book reminded me of Jonny Greenwood’s film score for There Will Be Blood—a sustained, ambiguous noise that only grows more piercing and morose as the characters devolve.”
—From Joel Aurora’s “Last Book I Loved” review of Desperate Characters by Paula Fox (via The Rumpus)

"The slow crescendo of panic surrounding this book reminded me of Jonny Greenwood’s film score for There Will Be Blood—a sustained, ambiguous noise that only grows more piercing and morose as the characters devolve.”

—From Joel Aurora’s “Last Book I Loved” review of Desperate Characters by Paula Fox (via The Rumpus)