Winner of the Sunday Express Book of the Year Award and short-listed for the Booker Prize, ‘Nice Work’ is a hilarious comedy of society and class misunderstandings.
When Vic Wilcox, MD of Pringle’s engineering works, meets English lecturer Dr Robyn Penrose, sparks fly as their lifestyles and ideologies collide head on. But, in time, both parties make some surprising discoveries about each other’s worlds – and about themselves.
'A work of immense intelligence, informative, disturbing and diverting' Observer.
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"A funny, intelligent and superbly placed social comedy" ( The New York Times)
"A work of immense intelligence, informative, disturbing and diverting" ( Observer)
"As a comedy of society and class misunderstandings, Lodge has never observed more sharply... A very nice work indeed" ( The Times)
"Rich in reserves of humour and irony...the book is a delight " ( Mail on Sunday)
The final novel in David Lodge's prize-winning campus trilogy, shortlisted for the Booker Prize.
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Book Description 2002-05-02., 2002. Book Condition: New. Penguin. New Ed. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 384pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1731419
Book Description Penguin Books, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140119205