The Museum of Cathy Paperback / softback
Guardian Fiction: Book of the DayFrom the author of the Orange Prize long-listed, The Pink HotelCathy is a young woman who escapes her feral childhood in a rundown chalet on the East coast of England to become a curator of natural history in Berlin.
Although seemingly liberated from her destructive past, she commemorates her most significant memories and love affairs - one savage, one innocent, one full of potential - in a collection of objects that form a bizarre museum of her life.
When an old lover turns up at a masked party at Berlin's natural history museum and events take a terrifying turn, Cathy must confront their shared secrets in order to protect her future.
This is an exquisitely crafted, rare and original work.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 208 pages, No
- Publisher: Salt Publishing
- Publication Date: 04/11/2016
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781784630829