Stanley Middleton

This consummate portrait of English provincial existence, an incredibly sophisticated tale, instructed with all Middleton’s artistry and intensity of feeling, used to be joint winner of the Booker Prize in 1974.

Edwin Fisher is on vacation on the English beach — yet this revisiting of formative years haunts isn't any traditional vacation. Edwin is looking for to appreciate the failure of his marriage to Meg, however it seems that her mom and dad are staying on the similar lodge — no matter if accidentally or layout — and are willing to patch up the connection. because the previous and his enigmatic spouse loom higher, deeper truths emerge and the viewpoint shifts in unforeseen methods.

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