In this acclaimed memoir from the award-winning author of Fragrant Harbour and Capital, John Lanchester pieces together his family's past and uncovers their extraordinary secrets - from his grandparents' life in colonial Rhodesia to his mother's time as a nun - with clear-eyed compassion.
A true story of family intrigues, of secrets and lies, as they unfold across three generations.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations, ports.
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 03/04/2008
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780571234431