This isn’t an Autobiography, although it contains elements of that (most notably during the first chapter and at end of the book). No, this is a Science Fiction novel – the main character, Billy Pilgrim, is kidnapped by aliens and routinely becomes “unstuck in time”.
While reading Slaughterhouse-Five you’re never quite sure what will come next in the narrative. The majority of the book focuses on Billy’s experiences during World War Two, though.
Razor sharp; satirical; and completely absurd. Delivers everything it was supposed to and more…