REVIEW ´ The Mysterium

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Invited to observe such a phenomenon he bravely agrees What he finds is the dying and the dead an entire population suffering from a strange and unnatural plague Is it possible that every one of the townsfolk have been poisoned At the heart of the mystery is the local pharmacist Aiken He is responsible for summoning young Maxwell to Carrick He offers motives explanations stories uestions But could he also be guilty of this heinous crime Maxwell soon realizes that although a great violence is being done to Carrick the town itself hides from its own secrets events from long ago and truths hidden from outsiders at all costs even.

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The MysteriumReading The Mysterium Author Eric McCormack Citybreakscheap.co.uk TELLING THE TRUTH IS ONLY POSSIBLE WHEN YOU DON'T KNOW VERY MUCHWhat young reporter could resist the opportunity to be the only journalist allowed into a town on which a news blackout has been imposed TELLING THE TRUTH IS ONLY POSSIBLE WHEN YOU DON'T KNOW VERY MUCHWhat young reporter could resist the opportunity to be the only journalist allowed into a town on which a news blackout has been imposed A town rumoured to be experiencing something so mysterious so horrible that the world cannot be allowed to watchWhen James Maxwell is.

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REVIEW ´ The Mysterium á ❰Reading❯ ➶ The Mysterium Author Eric McCormack – Citybreakscheap.co.uk TELLING THE TRUTH IS ONLY POSSIBLE WHEN YOU DON'T KNOW VERY MUCHWhat young reporter could resist the opportunity to be the only journalist allowed into a town on which a news blackout has been imposed TELLING THE TRUTH IS ONLY POSSIBLE Their lives Maxwell interviews the final survivors who are suffering from a disease characterized by a barely recognizable but nonetheless identifiable odour and a garrulousness unusual in such taciturn people long accustomed to keeping secrets yet their confessions lead constantly to uestions and always back to Aiken As one who knows him well ueries He's like a stick in water Is he bent or notIn The Mysterium Eric McCormack's second novel the nature of truth is found to be as deadly as the poison killing the people of Carrick For at the heart of everything at the heart of every story and every truth there is only the mystery..

REVIEW ´ The Mysterium Eric McCormack was born in Scotland later emigrated to Canada and since has been teaching at St Jerome's University in Waterloo Ontario He started out on his career writing short stories which appeared in literary journals including Prism International West Coast Review Malahat Review and The New uarterly He has also written poetry over the years In February his first book I.

10 Comments on "REVIEW ´ The Mysterium"

  • Scott

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumI had never heard of the author before until reading “Shelf Monkey” by Corey Redekop He used him as an outlet of sorts “Shelf Monkey” is told through emails that the main character writes to McCormack after having


  • Luke

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumA collection of mysteries an examination of techniue a tale of small community life and the secrets held within If you've read any Eric McCormack before these will be familiar to you the grim fog of some Silent Hill like place the occasional buzz of the tropics and the presentation of facts and unreliable narrators in the framework of diaries museum cases and interviews The book seems very much to echo the experience of the expatriate to have an established identity but to be located in another place entirely Hence the uasi Scottish setting of the Uplands as opposed to Highlands I would guess given the preponderance of fog whisky and tartan contains both a sense of


  • Sergei

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumВсё началось с того что в тихом городе появился незнакомец Затем кто то разрушил памятник и осквернил кладбище Следом книги библиотеки заливают кислотой Позже – в городе гибнут животные а люди умирают от странной болезни Роман


  • Boris

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumI loved the witty and humorous treatment of the modern Western culture entwined with the narrative My favorite place was Reeve Blair's lecture on crime solving methodologies I read this book by listening to the audio version brilliantly narrated with accents and all and at first I


  • Cassie Leigh

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumThe only adeuate review of this perfect and beautiful novel is this“telling the truth is only possible when you don’t know very much”


  • Aleksandar Bogosavljević

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  • Mike

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumI heard great reviews of The Dutch Wife his recent book 2002 but the library line up was much too long I thought I'd try an earlier one to check


  • Shashi Martynova

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumМаккормак страшно головаст и рукаст по части создания пространства в котором уместно лиловое солнце тмДля меня в этом тексте главное невозможность объективной реальности пока в ней есть люди И парадокс превращения жизни в сказ и обратно


  • Estott

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumMore a series of linked stories and sketches than a novel Uneven in spots but the best parts make up for the rest


  • Michelle

    REVIEW ´ The Mysterium The MysteriumReally liked it a bit sci fi ish Ending left a lot to be desired though