About this book
New novel from the hugely acclaimed and popular author of "Money", "Time's Arrow" and "House Of Meetings". Set in 1970, during a long, hot summer holiday in a castle in Italy. 'No one can hold a candle to Martin Amis' "Daily Mail"
It was summer 1970 - a long, hot summer. In a castle in Italy, half a dozen young lives are afloat on the sea of change, trapped inside the history of the sexual revolution. The girls are acting like boys, and the boys are going on acting like boys, and Keith Nearing is struggling to twist feminism and the rise of women towards his own ends.