Two little girls are taken by their mother to Morocco on a 1960s pilgrimage of self-discovery.
For Mum it is not just an escape from the grinding conventions of English life but a quest for personal fulfilment; her children, however, seek something more solid and stable amidst the shifting desert sands.`Just open the book and begin, and instantly you will be first of all charmed, then intrigued and finally moved by this fascinating story' Spectator.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/02/1993
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780140174120