The Ice Age, Paperback / softback Book

The Ice Age Paperback / softback

Description

Anthony Keating, a middle-aged former BBC producer turned property developer, has had a terrible year.

His undoubted talents have brought him a dodgily prosperous living, an estranged wife, a devoted mistress, several children and a heart attack.

He is paralysed by his situation, as are his friends by theirs.

Welcome to the Ice Age. In this brilliant tragicomedy, Margaret Drabble examines the complex state of Britain in the early 1970s - from the property crisis and collapsing economy to social unrest and a frozen culture.

Darkly sardonic but brilliantly humane, The Ice Age tackles the anguish of thwarted hopes in search for new meaning.

Information

£8.99

£7.89

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Margaret Drabble   |  View all

£9.99

£8.45

£8.99

£7.89