Winner of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature, Doris Lessing was one of the most celebrated and distinguished writers of our time, the recipient of a host of international awards. She wrote more than thirty books—among them the novels Martha Quest, The Golden Notebook, and The Fifth Child. She died in 2013.
I really didn’t think I’d ever read this book. I bought it because it was cheap and I kind of like Doris Lessing, but as soon as I started reading it, I was hooked and read... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Mark
If you are feeling despair for the human race in general based on current events this is your book. It helped to change my own filter that I automatically use when processing... Read morePublished 8 months ago by catbyte88
I think, if this book were required reading on school, and also work, curriculums, it could be used to help protect us from repeating past mistakes and to improve our institutions. Read morePublished 9 months ago by NaomiD
Well write reminded me of the greening of America by Charles reich in 1970Published 10 months ago by roberta berger
Great insight into different cultures and human nature. Doris was able to experience and analyze various situations and give clear and thorough accounts and understandings of... Read morePublished 11 months ago by nonsensely
Fantastic book about the perils of indoctrination and not following your own mind.Published 12 months ago by Jorgen Bengtsson
It was not as the title lead me to believe. I thought it was about exactly what it was titled; instead, it was about how humankind can turn on one another and on a world wide... Read morePublished 12 months ago by S. Paul