A Sublime Sleight of Hand (or Why I Love The Comforters)

UNKNOWN WRITER: It is almost sixty years since the publication of Muriel Spark’s debut novel The Comforters (1957) and for me, it remains one of the finest metafictional novels of all time - all because of one simple, almost casual, feat of literary genius. SCEPTICAL READER (yawning): Not the G-word again. UW: Yes, the G-word again. Have … Continue reading A Sublime Sleight of Hand (or Why I Love The Comforters)