"The Nice and the Good", by Iris Murdoch

Novel, 1968 A real lesson in engaging the reader with a hefty cast of characters, including more than a few conflicts and clashes. This is a book which really grips from the off and drives the reader through ever an more chaotic and unlikely plot, which keeps the pages turning even as more and more incredulity sets in. Shades and echoes of all sorts here, … Continue reading "The Nice and the Good", by Iris Murdoch