The Bottle Factory Outing by Beryl Bainbridge
The Bottle Factory Outing is a 1974 novel written by Beryl Bainbridge, it was shortlisted for the Booker Prize that year and won the Guardian Fiction Prize. It is also listed as one of the 100 greatest novels of all time by Robert McCrum of The Observer. The book was inspired by Beryl Bainbridge's own experiences working in a bottling factory after her divorce in 1959.
The 1446th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 80th on The 100 Greatest Novels of All Time: The List (The Observer)