Young Mungo, Booker Prize winner’s follow-up to Shuggie Bain, is another bleak story of a queer adolescence set in Scotland

//Young Mungo, Booker Prize winner’s follow-up to Shuggie Bain, is another bleak story of a queer adolescence set in Scotland

Young Mungo, Booker Prize winner’s follow-up to Shuggie Bain, is another bleak story of a queer adolescence set in Scotland

The Mungo of the title is the youngest son of a dead father and an alcoholic mother living in poverty in Scotland whose love affair with another boy briefly banishes the bleakness of their existence.

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