A new edition of the title originally published in 1983 by Gollancz. The book recounts the author's experiences living on a remote island with a man she barely knew.
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Lucy Irvine was born in 1956 in Whitton, Middlesex.She ran away from school very early and had no full-time education after the age of thirteen.She has been employed as a charlady, monkey-keeper, waitress, stonemason's mate, life model, pastry-cook and concierge.She has also worked with disabled people and as a clerk at the Inland Revenue.Lucy Irvine is the author of a novel, One is One, as well as Castaway and an account of her early years, Runaway.She has three sons and lives in the Highlands of Scotland.Review:
"'As remarkable for its degree of thoughtfulness, and unflinchingly unsentimental self-exposure, as for its descriptive skills...such dreams as stuff is made of'" Financial Times "'A savagely self-searching tale...she is a born writer as well as a ruthlessly talented survivor'" Observer "'Fascinating'" Daily Mail
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Book Description Gollancz, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110575033401
Book Description Gollancz. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0575033401 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0303585