An extraordinary online game of mirrors. […] unique and promising.
2014 Anton Wachter Prize for top First Novel
Golden ebook Owl Reader's selection Award
Opzij Feminist Literature Prize
2014 Lucy B. & C.W. van der Hoogt Prize.
MEET MINNIE PANIS, a tender and proficient conceptual artist navigating amorous affairs, her unforeseen good fortune within the artwork international, and her dating with an emotionally far away mom. After surviving a near-death adventure falling in the course of the ice in the course of her final paintings, Minnie starts off to discover the reality in the back of her untimely delivery with the aid of the health professional who saves her life—as it turns out—twice. stepping into his health facility, whose motto is All the fish wishes is to wander away within the water, Minnie arrives on the border of life’s ebb, the place significant paintings and revelations happen. An intimate, usually funny exploration of the intertwining cycles of demise, rebirth and twist of fate, The Consequences is a Bildungsroman that echoes a long way past the final page.
Niña Weijers’ notable, creative novel depicts a modern conceptual artist on the peak of her status, whose blasé artwork venture has unintentional consequences. Weijers invokes Kurt Vonnegut during the narrative, and this novel stocks Vonnegut’s experience of ways issues will be at the same time actual and absurd. video clips and books notoriously fail to catch the social and religious surroundings of the modern paintings global, yet Weijers nails it. Her ebook is superbly written, mind-blowing and sometimes profound.