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A captivating new novel about the world of acting from the acclaimed author of Hideous Kinky and Love Falls
The Sea House
Exploring the twisting paths people take, The Sea House is the story of one generation living in the footprints of another; a landscape shaped by lives, and lives shaped by landscapes.
On a holiday with her father, Lara meets the Willoughby family, rife with illicit alliances and vendettas. The more embroiled Lara becomes with them, and with the beautiful Kip, the more consumed she is with doubt, curiosity and...
Sixteen-year-old Lisa has high hopes for her first year in London. But she is squeezed into a flat with her bohemian mother and a little brother obsessed with foxes. Lisa trails through the city, dabbling with drugs and romance,...
Summer at Gaglow
Summer, 1914. It is Emanuel's twenty-first birthday, and eleven-year-old Eva and her sisters are helping transform Gaglow for a glorious party. But their brother's arrival is overshadowed by the talk of war that comes with him...
It is their first day at Drama Arts, and the circle of huddled, nervous students are told in no uncertain terms that here they will be taught to act. To exist in their own world on the stage. But outside is the real world - a...
Lara's father invites her to accompany him on a holiday to Italy. There, Lara is taken for dinner at the Willoughbys, and finds herself irresistibly drawn to the only son of the family - A boy with five older sisters, who seems,...
The Summer Book
An elderly artist and her six-year-old grand-daughter are away on a summer together on a tiny island in the gulf of Finland. As the two learn to adjust to each other's fears, whims and yearnings, a fierce yet understated love...