4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
A moving and funny tour of the 20th century.,
By A Customer
This review is from: The New Confessions (Paperback)
Picaresque is the word I guess - a loose amble through the twentieth century, but at the same time utterly gripping - variously comic, philosophical, moving... for me, it turned me back on to British fiction after a disillusioned separation of several years. When I finished the book, I felt I'd lost a friend....