1/2 📚 William Golding considered "The Inheritors" his finest novel, and it is a beautiful tale about the last days of the Neanderthal people and our fear of the ‘other’ & the unfamiliar... The action is revealed through the eyes of the Neanderthals whose peaceful world is threatened by the emergence of Homo sapiens.
The struggle between the Neanderthals and the malevolent modern humans ends in helpless despair...
You can listen to the audiobook here:
A great podcast episode from last June related to Golding's "The Inheritors" can be found here: