The story of a world-changing love affair between two women
Sylvia Brownrigg is the author of six novels, and her work has been included in the New York Times Notable Books and the LA Times Best Books of the Year. She has written for the New York Times, the Guardian, and the TLS, and she has taught at the American University in Paris. Her novel for children, Kepler's Dream (published under the name Juliet Bell), has been made into a film. She lives in Berkeley, California with her family, and continues to spend time in London.
A love letter written for a lost lover . . . mesmerizing -- Helen
Dunmore * The Times *
Candid, fresh and vivid * Sunday Telegraph *
Bathed in a joyful, cloistered mood of sensual celebration * New York Times *
Exuberant and wistful * TLS *
Language is the real object of infatuation here . . . words are as seductive as bodies * Independent on Sunday *