Posted on 16th July 2012

Posted by Sophie

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Laikonik Express

A line from Nick Sweeney’s new novel Laikonik Express reads: Kennedy recalled the Baltic beach scene from Gunter Grass’s Tin Drum, shit-stirrer Oskar and his mom watching a longshoreman fish off a shore a lot like the one he looked on now. “Shit-stirrer Oskar,” but when you are so small maybe that’s all you can amount…