By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham

MidLife

Well written but typical midlife crisis novel except that the man falls in love with a boy rather than girl. Reminiscent of the film `American beauty’ with the mention of a plastic bag

There’s a good description of the routineness of married sex, a telling comment about a wise child sent to live among common people until his time comes, in a family where `most people think they’re not most people’, who didn’t torment their son as they suspected the world would

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