I came to "Hangover Square" by a strange route. One of my favorite fictional characters is DCI Alan Banks, created by Peter Robinson. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Clayton Curtiss
Patrick Hamilton's novels focus on those on the margins of life - the world of seedy bedsits, pubs and near poverty. Read morePublished 11 months ago by S Riaz
This is s very well written book and gets to the heart of its characters. It is also sad as the leading character is ill equipped mentally to deal with his life and his so called... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Olsen
Incredibly badly proof read. The editor should be fired and never allowed near a manuscript again! I feel that I have been taken for a ride.
Patrick Hamilton chronicled the darker side of London life , particularly the life of those who spent a good part of that life drunk and in pubs in the 1930s. Read morePublished on December 16, 2011 by R. J. Marsella
If you have ever frequented pubs you will be familiar with the strange kind of relationship that builds up between regular customers who often have nothing in common except a... Read morePublished on December 15, 2011 by John Fitzpatrick
This book was published in 1941 at the early rumblings of the Second World War. The plot takes place starting in 1938 when those rumblings were only hints and the Prime Minister of... Read morePublished on May 26, 2011 by Robert B. Richey
Like others, I discovered Hangover Square by accident. While reading Martin Gardner's annotated version of Chesterton's The Man Who Was Thursday, I read a brief footnote on this... Read morePublished on May 5, 2011 by Joseph G. Pfeffer