• Guillermo Stitch

Praise for Lake Of Urine

My novel, due in the summer, has—despite its oddity—begun to attract praise from some outstanding people.

My deepest thanks go to Anne Cunningham of the Irish Independent, who calls it "absolutely savage" and who, in an act of almost reckless generosity, invokes the names of Swift, Wilde and Beckett, and also to Sara Lippmann, author of Doll Palace (which you should all read), who writes “Buckle up: Guillermo Stitch’s Lake of Urine is a formally inventive and exhilarating romp, an absurdist marriage plot with notes of Bohumil Hrabal and a novel’s heft of singularity. Come for the exuberant prose; stay for the bawdy turns and twists, and be rewarded with laughter. This colorful, original tale will not disappoint.”

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A few more very pleasing reviews are in, from The Mantle —"Brilliant tragicomedy...every character is an eccentric blend of caricature and nuance...takes the absurdist satire to its logical extreme."

Review at Books Ireland

A slightly baffled but entertained Kevin Kiely reviews for Books Ireland. Deepest thanks.

Review at Totally Dublin

"Guillermo Stitch’s Lake of Urine is a wild ride, which from the get-go sets out its terms and conditions: ‘If anybody tells you this story isn’t true they are lying. It is a true story; I am lying if