Max Gate Paperback
"A witty and sentient writer"--LA Times "Wilkins can command a breathtakingly supple literary style"--The New York Times 1928: Thomas Hardy is dying in the upstairs room of Max Gate, the house he built in his beloved Dorset.
Downstairs, his literary friends are locked in a bitter fight with local supporters.
Who owns Hardy's remains? Who knew him best? What are the secrets of Max Gate? Housemaid Nellie Titterington narrates this earthy and emotionally-charged novel about ambition, duty, belonging, and love.
Damien Wilkins is the author of seven novels, including the New Zealand Book Award-winning The Miserables.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Gallic Books
- Publication Date: 28/07/2016
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781910709139
- Paperback from £17.50