Grande realismo nei dettagli, trama non credibile o incomprensibile da me. Forse ho perso l'anello mancante? Non l'ho capito.
Highly realistic in details, plot not credible, puzzling. Did I miss something that would enlighten the tale? I found the novel somewhat disappointing and confusing
My first Beryl Bainbridge (she died last year), and a short, funny book, not unlike Muriel Sparke and Graham Greene (including Catholic guilt, though no priests). Tells the story of an outing - a day trip - arranged for workers at a wine-bottling factory. Dark hilarity ensues, and this book makes a great holiday read (though at only 200 pages one that can be finished in a couple of days)....Continua
Just not my cup of tea I guess. Although the story suprised me at times it just couldn't grab me. Maybe it has something to do with the main characters being so terribly indifferent at times.