Deceits of Time (King Penguin)

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This novel underlines the theme of loyalty, to one's class, to one's country, to one's ideals and to the truth. Catherine Hillary is commissioned to write the biography of a dead politician and in the process she gains a perspective on her own life, but at some cost. Iasabel Colegate is author of "The Shooting Party". "Deceits of Time" will be one of Hamish Hamilton's submissions for the Booker Prize.

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A young, widowed biographer is commissioned to write the life of a 1930s politician, now dead, only to discover a mysterious shortage of material concerning his activities during World War II.

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