Oliver is eighteen and wants to enjoy himself before going to university.
But this is the 1920s and he lives in Stilbourne, a small English country town where everyone knows what everyone else is getting up to, and where love, lust and rebellion are closely followed by revenge and embarrassment.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 22/07/1997
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780571192526