Frank Bascombe

How much worse can it get?

8 July 2023 9:00 am

The hero of many of Ford’s novels, Frank, now 74, is still trying to bond with his son Paul, who has been diagnosed with an incurable neurodegenerative condition

After the trilogy (and the hurricane): the likeable return of Frank Bascombe

13 December 2014 9:00 am

The story of Frank Bascombe, a sports-writer turned estate agent but always a New Jersey homebody, has already taken Richard…