Barry Reynolds

Barry Reynolds reviews 'Bad to Worse' by Robert Edeson

December 2017, no. 397 24 November 2017
Barry Reynolds reviews 'Bad to Worse' by Robert Edeson
You can’t help but smile while reading Robert Edeson’s Bad to Worse, his second book featuring Richard Worse, polymath, conversationalist, fighter, and resident of Perth. The mirth may have something to do with the Dickensian names Edeson uses throughout – not just Worse, but an aeronautics engineer called Walter Reckles, the Norwegian–British logician Edvard Tossentern, and the aptly name ... (read more)