Little Wilson and Big God by Anthony Burgess

"Little Wilson and Big God" is the first volume of a two-part autobiography that covers the early life of a renowned British writer and composer. The book explores his upbringing in Manchester, his education, his service in the British Army during World War II, and his early career as an education officer in Malaya and Borneo. The narrative delves into his relationships, struggles with alcoholism, and his passion for music and literature, offering a deeply personal and revealing look into the formative years of a multifaceted artist.

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