Set internationally and spanning three decades, Daniel Martin is, among other things, an exploration of what it is to be English. Daniel is a screenwriter working in Hollywood, who finds himself dissatisfied with his career and with the person he has become. In a richly evoked narrative, Daniel travels home to reconcile with a dying friend, and also to visit his own forgotten past in an attempt to discover himself.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - otterley - LibraryThing
I remember reading somewhere that this was John Fowles' difficult book. Having found most of his books rather tricky, that would explain why i've waited a long time before getting round to this one ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - datrappert - LibraryThing
I have read just about all of Fowles' books, and this one is the best. The story grabs your interest from the beginning and holds it to the end. The author is a superior storyteller, and although his ... Read full review