At the heart of the "Memoir" is a son's unembarrassed tribute to his mother.
His memory of walks with her through the narrow lanes to the country schools where she taught and his happiness as she named for him the wild flowers on the bank remained conscious and unconscious presences for the rest of his life.
A classic family story, told with exceptional restraint and tenderness, "Memoir" cannot fail to move all those who read it.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 01/06/2006
- Category: Autobiography: literary
- ISBN: 9780571228119