By Gilbert Cruz
Updated May 04, 2007 at 04:00 AM EDT
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The Unknown Terrorist

type
  • Book

After she romps in the sack with a virtual stranger, Australian stripper Gina Davies finds herself targeted as the nation’s top terrorist in Richard Flanagan?s The Unknown Terrorist.

Local Color
Australia’s sun-kissed streets become as sweaty and oppressive as the Algerian beach in Camus’ The Stranger.

Lowdown
An effective modern tale of paranoia that is undermined by its often unsubtle look at the mob mentality of a fearful government and its citizenry. B-

The Unknown Terrorist

type
  • Book
genre
author
  • Richard Flanagan
publisher
  • Grove Press

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