No Laughing Matter by Angus Wilson

"No Laughing Matter" is a satirical novel that charts the lives of the six children of the Matthews family, from World War I to the 1960s. The narrative is a social commentary on the changing face of Britain during this period, with each child representing different aspects of the British society. The book highlights the family's struggles with their own personal issues, as well as broader societal changes, such as the decline of the British Empire and the rise of modernity.

The 2451st greatest book of all time


Published
1967
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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