Synopses & Reviews
Strong literary fiction which is inspired by the life and work of Virginia Woolf. The novel weaves three separate plot strands centred around the writing and reading of "Mrs Dalloway" and is a meditation on artistic behaviour, failure, love and madness. From the acclaimed author of )A Home At The End Of The World". Winner of this year's Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
Exiled in Richmond in the 1920s, Virginia Woolf struggles to tame her rebellious mind and make a start on her new novel. In 1990s New York, Clarissa Vaughan goes shopping for flowers for a party for her AIDS-suffering poet-friend. This novel meditates on artistic behaviour, love and madness.