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Second Place

A Novel

Second Place( )
Author: Cusk, Rachel
ISBN:978-1-250-83868-1
Publication Date:Apr 2022
Publisher:Picador
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

A haunting fable of art, family, and fate from the author of the Outline trilogy. A woman invites a famous artist to use her guesthouse in the remote coastal landscape where she lives with her family. Powerfully drawn to his paintings, she believes his vision might penetrate the mystery at the center of her life. But as a long, dry summer sets in, his provocative presence itself becomes an enigma--and disrupts the calm of her secluded household. ...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.4 x 8.2 x 0.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.37 Pounds
Author Biography
Cusk, Rachel (Author)


Rachel Cusk was born on Feb 8, 1967 in Canada. She spent much of her childhood in Los Angeles and finished her education at St Mary's Convent, Cambridge. her education at St Mary's Convent, Cambridge. In 2003, Rachel Cusk was nominated by Granta magazine as one of 20 'Best of Young British Novelists'. That year she published The Lucky Ones (2003), her fourth novel, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award. Since then she has published four more novels; her latest is Outline (2014). She has also written several non-fiction books. A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother (2001) is a personal exploration of motherhood. The Last Supper: A Summer in Italy (2009) is a memoir about time in southern Italy. In 2015 she made the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist with her title Outline.

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