This is the story of a girl from a middle-class, mid-Western family who tries to emulate her more enterprising older sister. When they move to England after their mother's death, her older sister starts a brilliant academic career, but her own happiness starts when she has a baby daughter.
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'Droll, drastically honest and deeply moving the real thing' -- CRAIG RAINE
'She knits the inner and outer worlds together with a natural grace...' -- FAY WELDON
Lucy Ellmann was born in Illinois in 1956 and moved to the UK at the age of 13. She went to Falmouth and Canterbury art schools, the Courtauld Institute and Essex University.
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Book Description 1989-07-27., 1989. Book Condition: New. Penguin Books Ltd. New edition. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 160pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1321150
Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 140119221
Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140119221