With an introduction by Neel Mukherjee.In Manhattan, just after the century's turn, three thirty-year-old friends, Danielle, Marina and Julius, are seeking their fortunes.
But the arrival of Marina's young cousin Bootie - fresh from the provinces and keen, too, to make his mark - forces them to confront their own desires and expectations.The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud is an American classic: a sweeping portrait of one of the most fascinating cities in the world, and a haunting illustration of how the events of a single day can change everything, for ever.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 592 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 13/08/2015
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781447289418