A portrait of a newly independent woman trying, late in life, to escape the clutches of an over-solicitous family
Vita Sackville-West (1892-1962) was born and educated at Knole. She and her husband Harold Nicolson created the famous garden at Sissinghurst Castle in Kent.
'Shades of Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Ivy Compton-Burnett. A very gifted writer of fiction' GAY TIMES