Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Six top literary grudges

Sophie Hannah's new book is How to Hold a Grudge: From Resentment to Contentment—The Power of Grudges to Transform Your Life.

One of the author's six favorite literary grudges, as shared at The Week magazine:
The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side by Agatha Christie

A party hosted by a famous actress is interrupted by a suspicious death in one of Christie's finest Miss Marple novels. I don't want to give away any surprises, but it's safe to say that the grudge central to the plot stands out because of its unusual position in the narrative.
Read about the other entries on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue