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  • Title: The Children of Lovers: A memoir of William Golding by his daughter
  • Author: Judy Golding
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 442
  • Format: Kindle Edition

  • The Children of Lovers are Orphans Proverb Bestselling novelist, author of Lord of the Flies , William Golding was a famously acute observer of children What was it like to be his daughter This memoir recalls the author s growing up with a brilliant, loving, sometimes difficult parent
    Judy Golding
    Daughter of William Golding.Judy Golding was born in Marlborough, Wiltshire, in 1945 and grew up near Salisbury, where her parents worked as teachers She read English at the University of Sussex and St Anne s College, Oxford, and in 1971 she married an American studying politics at Balliol Subsequently, she worked as a copy editor for Oxford University Press and Jonathan Cape She and her husband have three sons and one grandson and live in Bristol source


    Commentaires:

    umberto
    Around early 1970’s in every bookshop I visited in Bangkok, I came across a seemingly weird novel entitled, “Lord of the Flies” by William Golding whose reputation was nearly unknown to me then. Published in paperback by Faber and Faber with its unique drawing of a pig’s head on the front cover, the horrible image still kept haunting me for a while, therefore, I decided to buy a copy to read and could finished reading it intermittently. I understood the novel more when later I watched th [...]

    Josa Young
    Sad, fascinating and revealing, this is a daughter's account of William Golding. She does not hold back on the less attractive aspects of her father's character, but there is so much here that is also about love. Better to be the child of someone who actively pursues a fascinating life path, even though there is wreckage (literally in this case - the book opens with the wreck of Golding's boat) than to live with someone who does nothing to inspire. Read this in conjunction with John Carey's biog [...]

    Mandy
    Glad he wasn't my father.

    • Best Read [Judy Golding] ↠ The Children of Lovers: A memoir of William Golding by his daughter || [Sports Book] PDF ✓
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      Published :2019-01-07T14:29:10+00:00