Amis, Kingsley Untitled Novel

ISBN 13: 9780091745370

Untitled Novel

3.56 avg rating
( 131 ratings by GoodReads )
9780091745370: Untitled Novel

Self-discovery and self-delusion are what make up Robin Davies. But for Robin there is always a separation between his inner self and his public self; until one day someone forces him to make both a choice and a commitment. It turns out to be a most uncomfortable moment for Robin, for he believes that he really can have the best of all worlds...

"Acutely and poignantly observed...there is still fire in the old devil's belly". - Daily Telegraph

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

A strongly autobiographical novel which follows Robin Davies from school to Oxford. With him we live through all of the pangs of a pre-war adolescence in South London, and on through his rites of passage to adulthood involving rebellion, self-discovery, sex, seduction and commitment.


"Acutely and poignantly observed-there is still fire in the old devil's belly" ( Daily Telegraph)

"As finely judged, as exactly observed, as vividly conceived as anything he has written" ( The Times)

"Funny, touching, well-constructed, sharply evocative of time and place and written with characteristic Amisian aplomb. It is a first class addition to his oeuvre" ( Spectator)

"Will have you whooping with delight" (John Osborne Literary Review)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:

Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want