Posted on 09/02/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
One of the most critically anticipated novels of the year — heck, of the past few years — comes out Tuesday, and reviewers are already weighing in.
Both women are writers, though with very disparate levels of financial and public success, a fact that two recent reviews can’t help but comment frequently on as being a reflection of Rooney.
The reviewers — Anne Enright for the Guardian and John Williams for the New York Times — agree that there’s no denying the Millennial-ness of Beautiful World, Where Are You, but diverge in other opinions of the novel.
Check out their thoughts now and be the judge yourself next week!
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