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Where’s Rachel?

Emily Gould: ‘Fleishman Is in Trouble’, 21 November 2019

Fleishman Is in Trouble 
by Taffy Brodesser-Akner.
Wildfire, 373 pp., £18.99, June 2019, 978 1 4722 6705 4
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... few other places, too. Long litanies comprised of sentences that all start the same way are one of Taffy Brodesser-Akner’s things. A few pages later, when we meet Toby and Rachel’s 11-year-old daughter, Hannah, for the first time, the words ‘Or because’ preface 12 different possible explanations for Rachel’s increasingly bitchy behaviour. ...

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