Pincher Martin

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Faber & Faber, 1962 - Castaways - 189 pages
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Good advice, so I'm passing it on! - Goodreads
Great! The ending makes you feel dreadful.... - Goodreads
Just not into stream of consciousness writing. - Goodreads
A complete page turner. - Goodreads
The whole plot would have only filled ten pages. - Goodreads
The ending will shock you! - Goodreads

Review: Pincher Martin: The Two Deaths of Christopher Martin

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Golding is never an easy writer and his early (greatest?) novels might be the toughest. Must be read carefully and slowly. But what a dizzying variety of topics--this, earliest humans in The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Johan Haneveld - Goodreads

So visceral it hurts, are the words another review on this page used to describe this novel. Especially the first chapters I was in awe at the way Golding described a man clinging to life after being ... Read full review

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