Novels I Keep On My Desk

A Month In The Country

November 18, 2017

You know how it is when a tricky job is going well because you’re doing things the way they should be done, when you’re working in rhythm and feel a reassuring confidence that everything’s unravelling naturally and all will be right in the end. We can ask and ask but we can’t have again what […]


The Line of Beauty

May 28, 2015

“He took possession of the room, and talked himself out of a tiny sense of disappointment with it.”