A Story of Resistance, Not Surrender: Goliath by Tochi Onyebuchi

Release Date: January 25, 2022
Publisher: Tordotcom Publishing
Genre: Dystopian

Don’t let the cover copy fool you. Goliath is not your average science fiction novel. Onyebuchi jumps through first, second, and third POV, from a traditional Western narrative structure to documentary footage to nonfiction journalism articles. Time is nonlinear here, with some stories happening in the past, others in the characters’ presents, and others in their futures. It is somehow simultaneously epic yet intimate in scope, with a large cast of characters spreading across several states and many years, most of whom are connected to each other by one man: Bishop..

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