House Mother Normal by B. S. Johnson

"House Mother Normal" is a unique and experimental novel that provides a deep exploration of the lives of eight elderly individuals living in a nursing home. The book is written from the perspective of each character, including the house mother, with each narrative providing a detailed account of the same events from their individual viewpoints. The novel uses various innovative techniques to depict the mental and physical deterioration of the characters, offering a profound and empathetic insight into the world of the elderly and the often overlooked challenges they face.

The 2451st greatest book of all time


Published
1971
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
176
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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