This story is told by a narrator, a woman of 58, who meets an illusionist on a train. At first, life is blissfully sweet, but when her first novel brings overnight fame, her life changes out of all recognition.
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Jennifer Johnston is one of the foremost Irish writers of her, or any generation. She has won the Whitbread Prize for THE OLD JEST, the Evening Standard Best First Novel Award for THE CAPTAINS AND THE KINGS, the Yorkshire Post Award, Best Book of the Year twice, for THE CAPTAINS AND THE KINGS and HOW MANY MILES TO BABYLON?. She has also been shortlisted for the Booker Prize with SHADOWS ON OUR SKIN.
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Book Description Sinclair-Stevenson Ltd, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111856197557
Book Description Sinclair-Stevenson Ltd, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1856197557