Published: 20th January 2021 A sensual new story of sexual awakening in the Swinging Sixties. 1967 and a traditional nuclear family are living out their traditional suburban lives. But when a twenty-something son of friend kisses Phyllis one evening in the garden, something in her sparks alight. Publisher: Penguin Random House ISBN: 9781787333673
Our Curators said...
Psychologically astute, beautifully nuanced, this is a gorgeous, gorgeous read. Fans of The Paper Palace and Malibu Rising should start on this at once.
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What the Critics are Saying
She has such great psychological insights into human beings, which is rare. She is one of the best fiction writers writing today.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Tessa Hadley recruits admirers with each book. She writes with authority, and with delicacy: she explores nuance, but speaks plainly; she is one of those writers a reader trusts.