This intoxicating novel stands on its own, while forming a triumphant conclusion to A.
S. Byatt's great quartet depicting the clashing forces in English life from the early 1950s to 1970.
While Frederica falls almost by accident into a career in television in London, tumultuous events in her home county of Yorkshire threaten to change her life, and those of the people she loves.
A Whistling Woman is the ultimate novel of ideas made flesh - gloriously sensual, sexy and scary, bursting with ideas, and wonderful humanity.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 432 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 04/09/2003
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099443391