Book Reviews of Cannibal

Cannibal
Cannibal
Author: John Hawkes
ISBN-13: 9780811200639
ISBN-10: 0811200639
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4 stars, based on 1 rating
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Book Type: Paperback
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Highly underrated author, here is his first novel. An American soldier rides his motorcycle through the collapsing civilizations of Germany after WW2. Very dream like and introspective at times. I liked it.
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A surrealistic novel of Germany after the Second World War. In the bombed-out ruins of the little village of Spitzen-on-the-Dein, a faded nightclub singer plots with a ruined politician to murder the single American G.I. who rules over the region from his motorcycle. There are flashbacks to 1914, and many of the characters appear in both periods.