THE SPIRE

WILLIAM GOLDING
Narrated by BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH
6 Audio CDs 6 HRS 45 MINS 2014 LA65

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Description
Dean Jocelin has a vision: that God has chosen him to erect a great spire on his cathedral. His mason anxiously advises against it, for the old cathedral was built without foundations. Nevertheless, the spire rises octagon upon octagon, pinnacle by pinnacle, until the stone pillars shriek and the ground beneath it swims. Its shadow falls ever darker on the world below, and on Dean Jocelin in particular.

The magic of this book is still extraordinarily potent . . . KIRKUS