The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis

The novel focuses on a group of aging friends in Wales who have spent their lives drinking, gossiping, and backstabbing. When an old acquaintance, a successful writer, returns to town with his younger wife, the group's dynamics are thrown into chaos. The story delves into themes of aging, nostalgia, and the complexities of long-term friendships, all with a heavy dose of dark humor.

The 2879th greatest book of all time


Published
1986
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
295
Words
95,000
Original Language
English

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