Barker’s story begins at the
Barker explores the rather insulated little world of the
But even those attending the
Paul and Kit find themselves working under primitive conditions in
Interestingly, it is only Paul, the least successful of the three before the war, who passes the ultimate Life Class.
It remains to be seen whether or not Life Class is book one of a new trilogy but its main characters are interesting enough for at least one follow-up book and its ending is ambiguous enough regarding the relationship between Paul and Elinor that readers would welcome a second look at these characters.
Rated at: 3.5