“But the sea would always be calling them” – my review of The Fortnight In September by R C Sherriff for the #PersephoneReadathon

I can’t believe how quickly the time has flown since the start of Jessie’s third Persephone Readathon and yet here we are at the end of it already.

From my recently acquired three Persephone books, I chose R C Sherriff’s The Fortnight in September. Published in 1931, this novel was well received at the time and continues to be a treasured read. I found it absolutely breathtakingly good. It might be one of the best books I have ever read.

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