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David Lodge's novel "Paradise News" is a deceptively simple book to read with many important themes. It is the tale of people from England who travel to Hawaii on a charter package for holiday.
The main characters are a lapsed Irish priest,(Bernard) who teaches theology, and his crusty aged father who are summoned to Hawaii to Paradise news book a long lost /5. Paradise News is an enchanting--and very funny--portrait of the late flowering of an honest man.
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Bernard Walsh is in Hawaii on family business, escorting his querulous father to the bedside of a long-forgotten aunt. His mission transports him from quiet obscurity in Rummridge, England, to a lush tropical playground, from cloistered solitude into the unfamiliar company of package tourists.
Lodge combines his past fictional interests in Catholicism (The British Museum is Falling Down, etc.) and social satire (Nice Work, etc.) to produce this always engaging and clever tale of innocents abroad. The unlikely naif is Bernard Walsh, a rather dour, middle- aged, part-time instructor in theology from a minor college in Lodge's fictional town of Rummidge.
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Paradise was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection for January Morrison wanted to call the novel War but was overridden by her : Toni Morrison. But I was disappointed in Paradise News. I have been reading Graham Greene, and Lodge was a bit of a comedown, with prose that was much less confident and somehow less fine.
The comedy in Paradise News is no match for the hilarity of Greene's Our Man in Havana, and Lodge's Catholicism is a bore where Greene's can be haunting and beautiful/5. Bernard Walsh, agnostic theologian, has a professional interest in heaven. But when he travels to Hawaii with his reluctant father Jack, to visit Jack's dying, estranged sister, it feels more like purgatory than paradise.
Surrounded by quarrelling honeymooners, a freeloading anthropologist and assorted tourists in search of their own personal paradise, and with his father whisked off to the /5(3).
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