‘Serotonin’ – A New Must-Read by Houellebecq?


His last novel, Submission, which envisioned a France subjected to sharia law after electing a Muslim president in 2022…

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…was published on 7 January 2015 and featured on the cover of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo just before terrorists stormed the offices of the publication and shot dead 12 people.

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/jan/04/vanquished-white-male-houellebecqs-new-novel-eerily-predicts-french-discontent

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This guy’s new book could be well-worth reading.

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It’s called ‘Serotonin,’ but I’ll need to wait for a translation – my conversational Indonesian is not bad, my conversational German is passable and my Latin and Ancient Greek probably as good as when I left high school…

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…but my French is almost non-existent.

But the Guardian review makes it sound interesting, and the author, who says Trump is “one of the best American presidents I’ve ever seen”, and praised Brexit, may look a bit scary but is obviously nobody’s fool.

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