While Timothy Young's adolescence occurs in the constricted world of post-war Britain, his older sister Kath escapes the world of ration coupons and vaguely perceived dissatisfactions. She works for the American army in Europe, enjoying the opulence of life on American pay.
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"One of the best novelists of his generation" (Anthony Burgess Observer)
"His novels engender a flowing sense of fun" ( Spectator)
"Lodge has brilliantly dramatized a kind of Anglo-American encounter. To have made so well-ordered and humanely engaging a work of fiction in the process is a striking achievement" ( Times Literary Supplement)
A 1950s South London schoolboy's summer holiday with his sister in Germany becomes an unforgettable rite of passage.
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