Saturday, 11 April 2009

Blindness - Jose Saramago

Read: June 2004

A man waiting at traffic lights is suddenly hurled into a pure, milky white blindness. It is contagious and there is no cure. Soon the entire town is beset with blindness and civilisation descends into savagery. Through it all, one woman retains her eyesight and is forced to watch the horrific events unfold. A terrifying thriller from Portugal’s Nobel Prize winner

8 out of 10

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