Category Archives: McGuire, Ian

“There Is No Why”: Ian McGuire, The North Water

“If you can’t save him, then why are you here?” she asks. “What are you for?” “I’m here by accident. It doesn’t mean anything.” “Everyone died except for you. Why did you live?” “There is no why,” he says. I always follow the proceedings of the (Wo)Man Booker Shadow Panel with interest, partly just because […]

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