By Penelope Lively
This is town within which every little thing is simultaneous. there is not any the day past, nor day after today, in simple terms climate, and rot, and construction.
In London’s altering heartland, architect Matthew Halland can’t support yet think about how the previous and the current combination. It stirs thoughts of his boyhood, the early years together with his daughter, and the failed marriage he has no longer but placed at the back of him. right here, too, is the London of prehistory, of Georgian beauty, of the Blitz. yet even as, Matthew needs to preserve interested in the developing of a brand new destiny for London—his most modern venture in Docklands—and with it he starts off to forge new beginnings of his own.
City of the Mind is the “lucid and complicated, meditative and playful, concise and expansive” moment novel from the guy Booker Prize–winning writer (The Washington put up booklet World).
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City of the Mind by Penelope Lively