The Heart of the Matter, by Graham Greene (1948)

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About the book

  • Penguin Classics, 1991, 272 p. Goodreads
  • First published in 1948
  • My rating: 4,5 stars
  • The novel won the 1948 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction. In 2012, it was shortlisted for the Best of the James Tait Black
  • In 1998, the Modern Library ranked The Heart of the Matter 40th on its list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century
  • In 2005, the book was chosen by TIME magazine as one of the one hundred best English-language novels from 1923 onwards
  • The novel was made into a film in 1953, directed by George More O’Ferrall (IMDb)

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