Stanley Middleton

This consummate portrait of English provincial lifestyles, a really refined 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 comparable lodge — no matter if unintentionally or layout — and are willing to patch up the connection. because the earlier and his enigmatic spouse loom better, deeper truths emerge and the viewpoint shifts in unforeseen methods.

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