Keep the Aspidistra Flying (Google eBook)
Gordon Comstock is a poor young man who works in a grubby London bookstore and spends his evenings shivering in a rented room, trying to write. He is determined to stay free of the “money world” of lucrative jobs, family responsibilities, and the kind of security symbolized by the homely aspidistra plant that sits in every middle-class British window.
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Review: Keep the Aspidistra FlyingUser Review - Steve mitchell - Goodreads
Mr Orwell is taking on the old English caste system. The main protagonist, Gordon Comstock, is a competent enough fellow, some would say he has talent and possibilities, except he decides to wage war ... Read full review
Review: Keep the Aspidistra FlyingUser Review - Barry Pierce - Goodreads
I buddy read this book with my bestie, Ariel Bissett. We spent more time on Voxer than actually reading this novel most nights but in our defense we spent most of that time gushing about Orwell. I ... Read full review