The Longest Journey
E. M. Forster once described "The Longest Journey" as the book aI am most glad to have written.a An introspective novel of manners at once comic and tragic, it tells of a sensitive and intelligent young man with an intense imagination and a certain amount of literary talent. He sets out full of hope to become a writer, but gives up his aspirations for those of the conventional world, gradually sinking into a life of petty conformity and bitter disappointments.
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Review: The Longest JourneyUser Review - Goodreads
I haven't read any Forster in quite some time and, as usual, I wasn't dissapointed. As an earlier novel it lacks the pristine, tight structure of, say, A Room with a View, but conversely it may gain a ... Read full review
Review: The Longest JourneyUser Review - Douglas Roberts - Goodreads
I feel like I haven't read anything so rich in a long time. I had only checked off A Passage to India before this, a few years back, which was a great experience, and now I'm buzzing from this one I ... Read full review