I thought it was obvious that it was written by a man when he addressed the sexual prowess of the main female character-then I found out that Lionel Shriver is a woman! There goes that half-baked theory :0). Beyond that, Post-Birthday World gave me a lot to think about. To ponder the idea that a single decision, one that seems so minor and without consequence, can-and often does-completely change the course of your life-well, to say I was struck by that would be an understatement.
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