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Towards Another Summer
Janet Frame

Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Jul 01, 2009
Imprint : Virago
Page Extent : 224
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9781844085095
Price : 699

About the book

A deeply rewarding and beautiful novel' Hilary Mantel, Guardian



Life in England seems transitory for Grace Cleave as the pull of her native New Zealand grows stronger. She begins to feel increasingly like a migratory bird. Grace longs to find her own place in the world, if only she can decide where that is. But first she must learn to feel comfortable in her own skin, feathers and all.



Written in 1963, Janet Frame considered this novel too personal to be published in her lifetime.



'In this deeply personal novel of exile and loneliness, Janet Frame proves the master of nostalgia, beauty and loss. Frame is, and will remain, divine' Alice Sebold



'Exceptional . . . comic, melancholy and piercingly observant' Sunday Telegraph


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Maybe Frame took pleasure in the thought of a novel appearing after her death, one that touched so closely on her essential nature, and reminded the world of her remarkable artistry>
No literary curiosity but a deeply rewarding and beautiful novel>
The idea of a new novel by Janet Frame is in itself a delight and TOWARDS ANOTHER SUMMER is a joy to read, with all the poise, inventiveness and clarity of her other work>
In this deeply personal novel of exile and loneliness, Janet Frame proves the master of nostalgia, beauty, and loss. Frame is, and will remain, divine>
     
Janet Frame
Janet Frame (1924-2004) is New Zealand's most famous writer. She was a novelist, poet, essayist and short-story writer. Her autobiography inspired Jane Campion's acclaimed film, 'An Angel at My Table'...(+)
Books by Janet Frame
An Angel at My Table (PB)
An Angel At My Table (PB)
Faces In The Water (PB)
Living in the Maniototo (PB)
The Daylight And The Dust:Selected Short Stories (PB)
Towards Another Summer (HB)