Edition: Paperback
ISBN: 9780571204342
No of pages: 272

A Landing on the Sun


Ever since an obscure Civil Servant called Stephen Summerchild fell to his death from a window in the Admiralty, rumours have circulated about a connection with some secret defence project. Now, as a television company reinvestigates the case, the Cabinet Office feels it may be prudent to make a reassessment of its own, in case of any sudden alarm at Number Ten.'Comedy creeps up on A Landing on the Sun like bindweed, transforming what starts out as a thriller into a small masterpiece of the absurd.' Financial Times


Categorised as: Fiction
Sub-categories: General Fiction
Genres & Themes: Suspense; Absurdism

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