"...they say I'm 'turning into Kingsley'. They should relax: I'm already Kingsley. In truth, this is easily the most unusual thing about me: I am the only hereditary novelist in the anglophone literary corpus. Thus I am the workaholic and hypermanic, and by now very elderly, Prince Charles of English letters. I have overstayed my welcome. I have been about the place for much too long." - Martin Amis dejando claro desde esta columna de The Guardian que la mejor forma de alejarse de la sombra del padre es zambulléndose en ella.