Smith Only forward
Michael marshall smith “only forward”. This book like a dark labyrinth: shocking, moving and surreal. The author dedicated it for his family and for mr. Cat. Michael marshall smith spent most of his early years in the usa, south africa and australia, before returning with family to england at the age of ten. He was educated of chigwell school and zing’s college, cambridge where he studied. Philosophy and social and political science. The first short story he ever wrote “the man who drew cats” won the british fantasy award. At first, in this book, author tells us about a little boy, who is alone in a house, because his father is out at work, and his mother is in a store. The boy was sitting and playing, when somebody knocked at the door. The boy appended it and saw a big man who didn’t have a head. The man was asking for help, but the boy knew what his mother was coming home. So he closed the door. Later the boy remembered and released it had not been a dream.
This book like a dark labyrinth: shocking, moving and surreal. Cat.
At first, in this book, author tells us about a little boy, who is alone in a house, because his father is out at work, and his mother is in a store. So he closed the door.
After this short and strange beginning we can meet a very interesting person Mr. Stark. Of course he is the main hero in this story. All this book is like his diary. It’s like Stark’s conversation with us or with himself. We can read hero’s mind, we can know his feelings.