The Last Supper

ISBN
9780571351633
Published
03/10/2019
9780571351633
Format
Paperback
Price
£10.99
Paperback
240

About the Book

When Rachel Cusk decides to travel to Italy for a summer with her husband and two young children, she has no idea of the trials and wonders that lie in store. Their journey leads them to both the expected and the surprising, all seen through Cusk’s sharp and humane perspective.
When Rachel Cusk decides to travel to Italy for a summer with her husband and two young children, she has no idea of the trials and wonders that lie in store. Their journey leads them to both the expected and the surprising, all seen through Cusk’s sharp and humane perspective.
  • Rachel Cusk

    Rachel Cusk was born in 1967 and is the author of eight novels: Saving Agnes, which won the Whitbread First Novel Award, The Temporary, The Country Life, which won a Somerset Maugham Award, The Lucky Ones, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award, In the Fold, Arlington Park, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize, The Bradshaw Variations and Outline. Her non-fiction books are A Life's Work, The Last Supper and Aftermath. In 2003 she was chosen as one of Granta's Best of Young Novelists.

“A rich meditation: on separation, on possession, on Renaissance artists, and, inevitably, on the transformative nature of travel.”
- The Times
“Whether considering language, food or national habits, she has an amazing ability to strike at the heart of things, to look afresh and not overlook.”
- Guardian

Books by this Author

A Life's Work

A Life's Work

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The Temporary

The Temporary

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Aftermath

Aftermath

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Saving Agnes

Saving Agnes

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