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[Reading] ➺ The Heart of the Matter By Graham Greene – G-couture.co.uk In a British colony in West Africa Henry Scobie is a pious and righteous man of modest means enlisted with securing borders But when he’s passed over for a promotion as commissioner of police the huIn a British colony in West Africa Henry Scobie is a pious and righteous man of modest means enlisted with securing borders But when he’s passed over for a promotion as commissioner of police the humiliation hits hardest for his wife Louise Already oppressed by.

The appalling climate frustrated in a loveless marriage and belittled by the wives of privileged officers Louise wants out Feeling responsible for her unhappiness Henry decides against his better judgment to accept a loan from a black marketeer to secure Louise?.

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  1. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUB551 The Heart of The Matter Graham GreeneThe Heart of the Matter 1948 is a novel by English author Graham Greene The book details a life changing moral crisis for Henry Scobie “ Wilson sat on the balcony of the Bedford Hotel with his bald pink knees thrust against the ironwork   Graham Greene's masterpiece The Heart of the Matter tells the story of a good man enmeshed in love intrigue and evil in a West African coastal town Scobie is bound by strict integrity to his role as assist


  2. Robin Robin says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUB Beware the pity party This is a terribly British terribly colonial novel set in West Africa during WWII You know what I mean by colonial you can see it right? Men with manly jobs say like a potential police commissioner are called Tickie by their wives a


  3. Adam Dalva Adam Dalva says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBVery strong Very Greene The comic touch always lurks on the edge of his major works even here a West African coastal colony town during World War 2 where British officers have regressed into a sort of juvenile madness The novel is stifling claustrophobic and yet lightly rendered as a police officer named Scobie moves along the fixed track of plot toward inevitable disaster Though as the James Wood introduction which is a horror of spoilers discusses Scobie is in some ways a confoundingly flat character I enjoyed the way t


  4. Algernon Darth Anyan Algernon Darth Anyan says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBI remember a striking image from a previous novel of Graham Greene of vultures settling to roost on the iron rooftops of a nowhere town in a third world country it's the introduction to The Power and the Glory When I came across an identical image in the first pages of the present novel I knew I was letting myself in for another traumatic ride through


  5. Richard Derus Richard Derus says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBBook Circle Reads 35Rating 4 of fiveThe Publisher Says Graham Greene's masterpiece The Heart of the Matter tells the story of a good man enmeshed in love intrigue and evil in a West African coastal town Scobie is bound by strict integrity to his role as assistant police commissioner and by severe responsibility to his wife Louise for whom he cares with a fatal pityWhen Scobie falls in love with the young widow Helen he finds vital passion again yielding to pity integrity giving way to deceit and dishonor—a vortex leading directly to murder As Scobie's world crumbles his personal crisis makes for a novel that is suspenseful fascinating and finally tragicOriginally published


  6. Jim Fonseca Jim Fonseca says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBThis book is a classic colonial novel We are immediately immersed in the British colonial tropics an unnamed British colony in West Africa during World War II Cockroaches rats and diseases abound The British colony shares a border with a Vichy French German allied colonial country so there is much intrigue about industrial diamond smuggling and the sinking of ships off the coast This capital city is a melting pot with Africans and British of course and the n word is frequently tossed around by the latter over gin Germans and Syrian merchants some of whom are Muslim and some CatholicOur protagonist is the chief of police A man devoted to duty he manages to create a totally loveless duty bound relationship with both his wife and mistress He grows to dread spending time with either one We watch his gradual and painful descent from stellar civil servant into e


  7. Paul Bryant Paul Bryant says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBTHE FIRST FACETIOUS REVIEW BASED MAINLY ON FRANKIE VALLI AND SUPREMES SINGLES Spoilers ahoy but we're all friends aren't we? As our tale opens Major Henry Scobie is stuck in a you never close your eyes any when you kiss my lips type situation with Mrs Major Henry Scobie aka Louise and there’s a big thought bubble coming out of both their heads which says Where did our love go? Well after 15 years what do you expect darlin? Then this new character strolls in called Wilson and he clocks Louise and he’s all there she was just a walkin down the African colony singin doo wah diddy diddy she looked good she looked fine and I nearly lost my mind and before you can say another pink gin dahling? he’s telling her Mrs Major Sc


  8. James James says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBGraham Greene’s powerful story of morality integrity love betrayal intrigue corruption life changing events and Catholic guilt set in war time Sierra LeoneThis is a great book and only the second Graham Greene that I have read Brighton Rock being the other The Heart of the Matter is a powerful thought provoking and deeply profound novel that works on many different levels It has at its centre the story of a Scobie – a man of integrity and honesty a deeply principled police officer and how a series of events changes everything I know that there was a film adaptation starring Trevor Howard which I would be interested to see – although fully expect that this may well be the usual sanitised Hollywood version rewrite to which we have become all too accustomed to?I would recommend this book to anyone and it makes me think that I re


  9. Kelly Kelly says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBFour stars because of the quality of the writing But I am going to disagree with the label that goes with it that of really liked it Because I did not I feel no affection for this book and I doubt that I will ever re read it for many reasons that I will state below But for those just reading this to get a quick glance about whether they should read it or not you should in short It is worth it I just would not ex


  10. JanMaat JanMaat says:

    The Heart of the Matter Epub ß Heart of the Epub heart download, matter book, The Heart book, of the pdf, Heart of the book, The Heart of the Matter ePUBAt one time in my life I read a lot of Grahame Greene I don't know precisely when but it must have been in late autumn or winter because my memory of so many is dreary rain on the window panes dark action played out in black and white An alien mind with a curious if twisted consistency A feeling of inevitable betrayal and fear of failure in The Confidential Agent Relationships here or in The Quiet American as promising


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