Two heavy metal horns up for this one. Chris Dankland, prolific blogger, literary critic and all around awesome guy has begun reviewing books for Alt Lit Gossip and chose “The Laughter of Strangers” to be the first! Here’s a sample from his review:
this book made me think a lot about the internet game and how that applies to becoming a successful writer/artist — people tend to exaggerate certain things about themselves to create an interesting online persona, so they can build an audience and reach readers
the novel’s title ‘The Laughter of Strangers’ showcases the kind of high anxiety and psychological nightmare you can easily fall into if your core identity/self of worth is largely derived from how an audience perceives you
Click here for the full review.