Semicolon blog recently read and reviewed The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West for the WWI Reading Challenge in 2012. Here’s a sample:
The Return of the Soldier is another amnesia story, but it has an atmosphere and a poignancy that some of the other stories in the genre lack. Chris Baldry comes back from the war having lost his memory of the past fifteen years. The story is narrated by Jenny, Chris’s cousin, who grew up with Chris and who lives in his house as a companion to his wife, Kitty.
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