The Guardian Picks The 5 Best Lines From The Year’s Best Books

“A precocious anarchist, at 13 Sherman told me he was going to strip naked, except for a skullcap and an attaché case, then stump into Grodzinski’s, the Jewish bakery in Golders Green. When challenged he would say only this — in a thick mi…

“A precocious anarchist, at 13 Sherman told me he was going to strip naked, except for a skullcap and an attaché case, then stump into Grodzinski’s, the Jewish bakery in Golders Green. When challenged he would say only this — in a thick mittel-European accent: “Can you tell me the way to Grods?”

— Will Self “Walking To Hollywood”

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