By Hugh Fleetwood
In this 1980 assortment Hugh Fleetwood hyperlinks 4 stories through a crimson thread of subject. writer Tina Courtland, having retired to the Italian geographical region, is lured again to London to write down the lifetime of the single guy she has ever fashionable. Andrew Stairs, who has spent his lifestyles refusing to set foot on overseas soil, is tempted by way of romance to aim the dicy unknown of 'abroad.' Walter Drake, a novelist cursed by way of a feeling of the failure of his life's paintings, resolves bitterly to jot down his autobiography. And Fran Niebauer, a well-heeled customer of writers, is compelled to reassess her explanations for this patronage.
'Fleetwood can write like a dream... and very get into your head. He reaches down and stirs with venomous pride the anonymous, faceless issues swimming a long way lower than the extent of consciousness.' Scotsman
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Fictional Lives by Hugh Fleetwood