Ep 363 - The Crimson Petal and the White, by Michel Faber
Michel Faber's 2002 novel The Crimson Petal and the White has been hailed as a Dickensian tale with a saucy, modern narrator. How exactly does he pull that off in an epic story steeped in the history of Victorian London? And how does he play with our own expectations of the period? Find out in this week's episode!