Mother's Milk Paperback
Part of the The Patrick Melrose Novels series
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Mother's Milk is the fourth of Edward St Aubyn's Patrick Melrose novels.Now a major Sky Atlantic TV series starring Benedict Cumberbatch.The once illustrious, once wealthy Melroses are in peril.
Caught up in the wreckage of broken promises, child-rearing, adultery and assisted suicide, Patrick finds his wife Mary consumed by motherhood, his mother in thrall to a New Age foundation, and his young son Robert understanding far more than he should.
But even as the family struggles against the pull of its ever-present past, a new generation brings a new tenderness, and the possibility of change.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/04/2012
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781447203025
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