Kate Flynn, 43, has given up her university career to come home and look after her mother in Firenze, their big house by a lake in Cardiff. When Kate meets her old friend David Roberts, she begins to obsess about him: she knows it’s because she’s bored, but she can’t stop. David is married, rational, dependable: the last type to want an affair. David’s marriage isn’t as solid as it looks, though, so he takes refuge in Firenze, where he can talk to Kate about music. But David’s 17-year-old son Jamie is also drawn to the old house full of books and history. More like Kate than his father is, bookish and clever, he wants to find out all about life from her ...
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‘Closely observed, beautifully written, generous, funny and true, Hadley’s fiction is the real thing’
– Sunday Times
OCD 236 • 978-1-84648-555-8
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