A tour de force of sustained brilliance' Mail on Sunday Wildly funny and unceasingly surprising, Quicksand is both a satirical masterpiece and an unforgettable story of destiny, family and friendship.
Aldo Benjamin may be the most unfortunate soul in human history, but that won't stop his friend Liam from writing about him.
What more could an aspiring novelist ask of his muse than a thousand plans to get rich quickly, a lifetime romance, a brothel with the eloquent name of brothel, the most sexually confusing night of his life and a brief conversation with God?
What a joy it is to give oneself to a writer of such prodigious talent.
Peter Carey'Tremendous' Sunday Times