A Far Cry from Kensington by Muriel Spark

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Introduction by William Boyd

After young publishing assistant and war widow Mrs Hawkins crosses swords with writer Hector Bartlett the repercussions are swift. Set in postwarliterary London, A Far Cry from Kensington is a mischievous and stylish tale of the cost of telling the truth. This is one of the 22 novels written by Muriel Spark in her lifetime.

All are being published by Polygon in hardback Centenary Editions between November 2017 and September 2018.

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Muriel Spark was born in Edinburgh in 1918. A poet, essayist, biographer and novelist, she won much international praise, including being twice shortlisted for the Booker Prize. The Timesplaced her eighth in its list of the Fifty Greatest British Writers Since 1945. She died in Tuscany in 2006.  
 

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ISBN

9781846974427

Format

Hardback

Pagination

192 pages

Publisher

Polygon

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