SNB-logo-small-e1393871908245The second book I covered in the most recent edition of Shiny New Books was interesting, if a little problematic…

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“Beyond the Robot” is a new biography of the cult author Colin Wilson, best known for his groundbreaking work “The Outsider”. I approached it willing to be convinced, as I’ve not yet read any Wilson, but although intriguing, the book failed for me in a couple of ways. In particular, I found the hagiographic tone of the work a little too much in places. To read my thoughts in full, pop over to Shiny New Books and have a look here!

 

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