The Sea, The Sea
When Charles Arrowby retires from his glittering career in the London theatre, he buys a remote house on the rocks by the sea. He hopes to escape from his tumultuous love affairs but unexpectedly bumps into his childhood sweetheart and sets his heart on destroying her marriage. His equilibrium is further disturbed when his friends all decide to come and keep him company and Charles finds his seaside idyll severely threatened by his past.
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Review: The Sea, the SeaUser Review - Arjen - Goodreads
“Life, unlike art, has an irritating way of bumping and limping on, undoing conversions, casting doubt on solutions, and generally illustrating the impossibility of living happily ever after,” this ... Read full review
Review: The Sea, the SeaUser Review - Phil - Goodreads
This is classic Iris Murdock. The theme of chaos maker is alive and well. Cleverly written. Surprising. Frustrating and as usual with Ms. Murdock she cannot color within the lines. I cannot read her ... Read full review