A Month in the Country by J.L. Carr, Michael Holroyd
Published by NYRB Classics on October 31st 2000
Genres: Fiction, Classics, Historical
Len's Summary: First published in 1978, this is the story of a shell shocked WWI veteran who finds solace in restoring a work of art in a Yorkshire village church. This novel was made into a 1987 movie starring Colin Firth and Natasha Richardson available on Region Two DVD from Amazon.co.uk. Winner of the Guardian Fiction Prize.