About this book
The first paperback edition of this enormous bestseller in hardback. Set in London and Charleston USA, this novel explores the themes of male commitophobes and women who yearn for sublime love. "Enjoyable and openly unromantic" "Sunday Times". Promotional plans include national press advertising and an author signing tour.
Gillon - red-haired, intelligent, vulnerable - comes to London to escape from the demands of her wealthy, conventional, socially superior family in Charleston, South Carolina. An art historian, she has a chance meeting with Tilly, whose long-term boyfriend Henry is a wildlife photographer who is finding it hard to commit.