Tony & Susan
Publish date: 2011
Pages no: 408
Edition language: Italian
One of the most gripping books I have read in a long time and I will never forget it. But, with its plot alternating between the action and the estranged wife reading the book we are reading (!) I found it a frustrating read at times. It is a pity that the gripping part of the book could not keep up...
Stories within stories are nothing new in literature but seldom have they worked as well as they have here.Susan is a middle aged/middle class wife and mother who receives in the post a manuscript written by her ex husband Edward. Their marriage had been brief and one of the causes of the breakdown ...