In Hindsight

Me with my beloved grandmother in 1952.
She was born in 1899 as was Elizabeth Bowen and turned out in hindsight to very much look like her, too.
I think I was perhaps destined to love Elizabeth Bowen fiction, although my grandma was not at all ‘literary’!

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Walton on the Naze

Penguin Books of British Short Stories

Edited by Philip Hensher

My previous reviews of older or classic fictions: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/reviews-of-older-books/

My review of the Penguin Book of the Contemporary British Short Story: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2021/12/26/the-penguin-book-of-the-contemporary-british-short-story/

When I read the stories in the above two books, my thoughts will appear in the comment stream below:

Elizabeth Bowen: Theory, Thought and Things

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Edinburgh University Press 2019

Edited by Jessica Gildersleeve and Patricia Juliana Smith

My Elizabeth Bowen website: https://elizabethbowensite.wordpress.com

My two widely published articles about her work: https://elizabethbowensite.wordpress.com/the-drogulus-article/ and https://elizabethbowensite.wordpress.com/another-100-best-books-eb-article/
And of THE SHADOWY THIRD: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2021/03/02/the-shadowy-third-julia-parry/

And THE DEMON LOVER: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2021/06/13/28361/

ENCOUNTERS stories: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2014/12/16/encounters-early-stories-by-elizabeth-bowen/

When I read this book, any of my comments will appear in the comment stream below…