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The Good Companions

AuthorJ B Priestley

NarratorRodney Bewes

Duration7h 23m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Classics

PublisherCSA Word

VersionAbridged

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Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and twice adapted into films, The Good Companions also inspired the Yorkshire Television series of the same name. One of Priestley's best-known works, it follows the fortune of a group of misfits who decide to join a concert troupe. An excellent choice for audio due to Priestley's use of regional dialects throughout the novel, The Good Companions follows a number of discontents or 'lost souls' as they respectively gravitate towards a concert troupe that is on the verge of disbanding. An adventure around the Shires of England following the fates and fortunes of the unlikely group, The Good Companions is a popular contemporary classic which has recently experienced a resurgence in public interest and acclaim due to the finesse of Priestley's writing.

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