Fiercely truthful, intensely funny. The novel brilliantly continues Mo's fictional enterprise' Peter Kemp, Sunday Times 'Timothy Mo really is a brilliant writer' - Peter Bradshaw, London Evening Standard 'Near perfect...bristling with humour and narrative purpose...an absorbing amalgam of the personal and the political. Buy it if you can' - D J Taylor, The Spectator'
Timothy Mo is the author of four previous novels: Sour Sweet, An insular Possession, The Redundancy of Courage, all short-listed for the Booker Prize, and The Monkey King. He has won various prestigious prizes including the American Academy of Art and Letters' E M Forster Award.