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Three men break out of a POW camp to climb Mount Kenya, a mad but thrilling escapade involving wild beasts and sparkling glaciers. A powerful testament to the human spirit of revolt and adventure in the darkest of places.
Mailhot trusts the reader to understand that memory isn’t exact, but melded to imagination, pain, and what we can bring ourselves to accept. Her unique and at times unsettling voice graphically illustrates her mental state.
In 1947, returning to the UK with two young children to support, Margaret Durrell starts a boarding house in Bournemouth. But any hopes of respectability are dashed as the tenants reveal their eccentricities.