Please join moderator Kathy Schultenover and the Parnassus Book Club for a discussion of Ford Maddox Ford’s book The Good Soldier. Parnassus Book Club meetings are free and open to anyone. Buy the book, read the book and join the discussion!
At the fashionable German spa town Bad Nauheim, two wealthy couples - one British, the other American - meet for their yearly assignation. As their story moves back and forth in time between 1902 and 1914, the fragile surface propriety of the pre-World War 1 society in which these four characters live is ruptured - revealing deceit, hatred, infidelity, and betrayal.