Lionel Shriver: ‘Moby-Dick? Get on with it: did the old bastard catch the fish, or didn’t he?’

The We Need to Talk About Kevin author on the Pulitzer winner she couldn’t finish and the Elizabeth Taylor novel that made her laugh

The book I am currently reading
I just finished Catherine Lacey’s new novel Pew. I enjoyed it very much. The writing is top drawer, and the text is experimental to profitable effect, which I’m afraid is rather rare.

The book that changed my life
There is only one book that changed my life in a more or less permanent manner, and that’s We Need to Talk About Kevin.

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Lionel Shriver: ‘Moby-Dick? Get on with it: did the old bastard catch the fish, or didn’t he?’