The following is a personality profile of Martin Amis based on his work.
Martin Amis is shrewd and somewhat inconsiderate.
He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Martin Amis is also unstructured: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.
This is a review of the audiobook format of Martin Amis's Time's Arrow. I enjoy listening to audiobooks while I'm involved in household tasks. However, I'm picky about my audiobooks for two reasons: ... Read More
What a bizarre little book this is. Among many things, it seems Amis' answer to Frankenstein. Without Victor Frankenstein, or perhaps with Victor Frankenstein, or with a pair of, or several, Victor ... Read More
If anyone was at doubt about Amis as a novelist of incredible talent, this book should quell their thoughts. Amis is a master of 'black humor' which I find thoroughtly entertaining. The story line, ... Read More