Category: Alan Hollinghurst

Review: The Swimming-Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst (#OthersLitLGBT)

The Swimming Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst Final Verdict: 3.5 out of 4.0 YTD: 45 The Swimming-Pool Library is somehow both more and less than it would first appear.  Its main character, William Beckwith, is a wealthy, privileged young man – an inheritor of…


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