The Chocolate Shop Perverts by Ernest Alanki
The Chocolate Shop Perverts by Ernest Alanki is our Book of the Month for September, and we’ll be blogging more about the themes which run through this dark and haunting novel throughout the month.
The Chocolate Shop Perverts is Alanki’s first novel, and a masterpiece at that. It follows the story of Martin, as he drifts from Newcastle to Edinburgh, searching for work and purpose, dreaming of girls, and attempting to write his autobiography. Somewhere along the way reality turns into magic realism and a world where no-one is quite sure of the tangible versus the fantasy. Read more