Automatic Safe Dog… barking mad!

Posted: June 22, 2011 by douglasthompson in Reviews

Ros Jackson has given Jet McDonald’s novel Automatic Safe Dog a first rate review over at Warpcore SF, finding it one of her more unusual recent reading experiences:

“…Automatic Safe Dog is a crazy story, but it’s madness with a barbed point. It reminds me a little of the film Brazil, although really it’s too unique to compare successfully to other works. Telby Velour is a great character, funny and incompetent and a real chancer, and he captured my imagination from the story’s shocking start to its stunning ending. This is a good read, which I like best for the way it takes aim at corporate leadership, marketing madness, and the easy acceptance of the dictates of people who wear suits, no matter how insane they may be.”

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