Rosa Lane is a fashionable journalist in her 30s, already the picture of London achievement. Her boyfriend is something in politics & her other friends are prosperous & ambitious. But one afternoon, staring at her computer screen at work, she fails to see the point, walks out of her job - & begins her long fall from modern grace.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jayne_charles - LibraryThing
This was a profound and quite moving novel which, against all expectations, sustained its intensity right through to the end, never letting up at all. It is surely the work of an awesome intellect ... Read full review
INGLORIOUSUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Depressed Rosa, homeless, jobless and at the mercy of her friends, muses on the meaning of life in a darkly comic fiction debut.Kavenna (The Ice Museum: In Search of the Lost Land of Thule, 2006) sets ... Read full review