Book review: The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan

I was originally going to describe this Booker Prize winning novel as “a bit of a curate’s egg”, that is to say good in parts, but thinking about it further that would be wrong, unfair and confusing. Why so? The phrase derives, as I am sure you know, from a Punch cartoon of the lateContinue reading “Book review: The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan”