Ted Bun reviews The Hundred Grand Banana (A Raucous Giles Curtis Comedy) by Giles Curtis
I should have know from the title – I mean – A Raucous Comedy by The Author? As part of the title? This just didn’t work for me. I found the premise absurd rather than witty and the humour rather desperate.
A biochemist has made a (presumably) genetically modified drug producing banana. Some klutz confuses another klutz for the biochemist and I lost the will to turn to the next page …
Far from ‘Raucous’. Don’t bother!
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