Towards the End of the Morning

by Michael Frayn

Towards the End of the Morning

Paperback, 240 pages, Gardners Books, List Price: $13.55 | purchase

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Michael Frayn's third novel, Towards the End of the Morning, is set among the staff of a neglected back section of an unnamed British newspaper in the mid-1960s. The writers inhabit a world awash with decline: the inky, sooty courtyards of Fleet Street. Their industry was beginning to shrink, and already they can sense their own obsolescence, the creeping approach of modernity. It's a theme mirrored by the protagonist's own suburban home, where he is in permanent losing battle

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