Books Mr. Fortune's Maggot by Sylvia Townsend Warner Paperback, 225 pages, NYRB Classics, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleMr. Fortune's MaggotAuthorSylvia Townsend Warner Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Paperback, 227 pages, NYRB Classics, $12.95, published September 1 2001 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleMr. Fortune's MaggotAuthorSylvia Townsend Warner Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary This book includes the original novel featuring the troubled English missionary Mr. Fortune — Mr. Fortune's Maggot — as well as the follow-up novella, The Salutation. Both take readers deep into the heart of a man in search of his own soul. Genres: Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Mr. Fortune's Maggot Review Three Books... Prohibition-Era Passion: Three '20s Books On Trailblazing Loves October 20, 2013 Stay-at-home fathers, missionaries who love their charges, women who make the first move: characters who would have been controversial in previous generations came to the forefront in the Jazz era. Author Ursula DeYoung recommends three books that, after 90 years, still seem fresh in their revolutionary treatment of all kinds of love.