7. A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride
My rating: 2 of 5 stars
To begin with A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing reads like Eimear McBride wrote the whole thing as a stream of consciousness, hung it on the wall and then fired full stops at it from a sawn-off shotgun. The whole thing is riddled with randomly-placed periods that defy the reader's attempt to engage in the story. Frequently there are three or more periods in what would scan...