Innocents: Variations on a Theme - Barker, A. L.

A. L. Barker's debut story collection appeared in 1947 and won the inaugural Somerset Maugham prize, instantly marking her out as a remarkable new talent. Each story describes a crisis in life; each reveals the impact of experience upon innocence, or vice versa. "[Barker's] remarkable descriptive powers, her feeling for the exact word and the ... Read More

Innocents: Variations on a Theme 2009, Faber Finds, London

ISBN-13: 9780571253821

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