Work Suspended and Other Stories
These pieces show the range of Waugh's skills: Mr Loveday's Little Outing; Cruise; Period Piece; On Guard; An Englishman's Home; Excursion in Reality; Bella Fleace Gave a Party; Winner Takes All; Work Suspended; Scott-King's Modern Europe; Basil Seal Rides Again; and Charles Ryder's Schooldays.
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Review: Work Suspended and other stories including Basil Seal Rides AgainUser Review - Jessica - Goodreads
I'm not a big fan of satire in general - I don't enjoy the constant picking on weaknesses - but Waugh's writing is excellent. Read full review
Review: Work Suspended and other stories including Basil Seal Rides AgainUser Review - David Smith - Goodreads
I've never come across an Evelyn Waugh I can't recommend. This is no exception. Short stories make good read-aloud fare. Read full review