By William Boyd
A philandering paintings broker attempts to renounce informal amorous affairs - looking merely passionate kisses as an alternative. a guy recounts his own background during the issues he has stolen from others all through his existence. a pair chart the adventure in their 5 12 months dating backwards, from awkward reunion to lovelorn first stumble upon. And, on the middle of the e-book, a 24-year previous younger lady, Bethany Mellmoth, embarks on a year-long trip of wishful and tentative self-discovery.
The desires of Bethany Mellmoth depicts the random encounters that deliver the earlier effervescent to the skin; the impulsive judgements that irrevocably form a existence; and the never-ending hesitations and loss-of-nerve that wickedly complicate it. those humorous, dazzling and relocating tales are a powerful affirmation of Boyd's powers as one among our most unique and compelling storytellers.
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The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth by William Boyd