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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.F8475 To, PR6056.R3 To
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5577894M
LC Control Number67090502
OCLC/WorldCa14817521

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Towards The End Of The Morning is a satirical novel by Michael Frayn about journalists working on a British newspaper during the heyday of Fleet Street. Its protagonists work to compile the miscellaneous, unimportant parts of the newspaper – the "nature notes" column, the religious "thought for the day", the crossword and so : Michael Frayn.   His novels include Towards the End of the Morning, The Trick of It and A Landing on the Sun. Headlong () was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and Spies () won the Whitbread Best Novel Award. His most recent novel, Skios, was longlisted for the Booker Prize/5(). Regarded by many as the best novel ever written about journalists, the brilliantly funny Towards the End of the Morning () is celebrated as a classic in Great Britain but has long been unavailable in America. This new edition features an introduction by the author.   Towards the end of the Morning was written in , but it holds up well as a modern classic. And Frayn’s use of dialogue is spot on. And Frayn’s use of dialogue is spot on. He captures the art of conversation very well, often with more than three or four people speaking at once, very tricky if you’ve ever tried to do it yourself.

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  Frayn's Towards the End of the Morning, first published in , used to have the status of a cult book among the hacks (as we all agree to call ourselves). His novels, such as Towards the End of the Morning, Headlong and Spies, have also been critical and commercial successes, making him one of the handful of writers in the English language to succeed in both drama and prose fiction. His works often raise philosophical questions in a humorous context/5. Get free homework help on F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby: book summary, chapter summary and analysis, quotes, essays, and character analysis courtesy of CliffsNotes. F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby follows Jay Gatsby, a man who orders his life around one desire: to be reunited with Daisy Buchanan, the love he lost five years earlier. John Horder on. Michael Frayn's Towards the End of the Morning (Faber, £). This is a heartfelt and humorous novel about what was once Fleet Street, "a (pre-computerised) world that has now vanished as completely as the Fleet Ditch that gave the Street its name ''..'The appearance of anything new in this run-down world seemed as unlikely as the birth of a baby in an old-folk's home".