A worldly, vigorous, successful married man discovers that he is dying. He immediately embarks on an intense love affair, all the while remaining committed to his wife and children. A dramatic love story set in London and Paris, it is both redemptive and metaphysical.
‘Brilliant… penetrating and justly observed, the book ends with inspired energy.’
Myrna Blumberg – The Times
‘The master class. Ed is subtly and brilliantly made.’
Barbara Bourke – The Irish Times
‘How gratifying… to encounter a writer who stays silent in fiction until he really has something to say.’
Derrick Stanford – The Scotsman