Hartlepool Hall has been in Ed's family for generations - but is that about to change, and who is the mysterious Lady Alice?
Paul Torday was born in 1946 and read English Literature at Oxford. He spent the next 30 years working in industry, after which he scaled back his business responsibilities to fulfil a long-harboured ambition - to write. He burst on to the literary scene in 2006 with SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN, an immediate bestseller. He lives close to the River North Tyne.
A black comedy of manners and a poignant social commentary. * THE GOOD BOOK GUIDE *