Published posthumously, Rising is R.C. Hutchinson’s powerful exploration of one man's attempt at redemption.
R.C. Hutchinson was born in Finchley, England. He published his first novel in 1930 and gave up his job in advertising to write full-time in 1935.
His many novels include March the Ninth, Elephant and Castle, Shining Scabbard, The Unforgotten Prisoner, Johanna at Daybreak, A Child Possessed and Testament. His novel Rising, which was published posthumously, was shortlisted for the 1975 Booker Prize.