Author of the Month
An artist with profound insight into human nature and the mature talent to deliver it. - The Washington Post
Quietly commanding, single-minded, gimmick-proof, Swift’s fiction has grown organically into a social-emotional record of modern English experience sensed on the pulse, on the tongue - in the heart. - The Independent
Newly published: Mothering Sunday
Mothering Sunday - Graham Swift
It is March 30th 1924. It is Mothering Sunday. How will Jane Fairchild, orphan and housemaid, occupy her time when she has no mother to visit?
How, shaped by the events of this never to be forgotten day, will her future unfold?
Beginning with an intimate assignation and opening to embrace decades, Mothering Sunday has at its heart both the story of a life and the life that stories can...