Author Iris Murdoch Titles Released As eBooks

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Author Iris Murdoch‘s books going digital. Open Road Integrated Media is putting out eBook versions of ten different works from the British author on July 20th. This will include: A Word Child, The Italian Girl, and Bruno’s Dream.

Open Road is also releasing exclusive video interviews with the author’s widow John Bayley; Anne Rowe, the Director of the Centre for Iris Murdoch Studies at Kingston University; and Murdoch’s friend and literary colleague Josephine Hart.

Murdoch’s work explores the philosophical aspects of human development and what it means to live a good life and to love.

Murdoch passed away in 1999, after struggling with Alzheimer’s. The 2001 biopic, Iris, starring Kate Winslet and Judi Dench, depicts this struggle.