By John Banville
Having fled Rome and a stultifying marriage, Isabel Osmond is in London, brooding at the contemporary disclosure of her husband's shocking, years-long betrayal of her. What may still she do now, and which method should still she flip, within the emotional labyrinth the place she has been trapped for therefore lengthy? Reawakened through grief and the data of getting been grievously wronged, she determines to renew her younger quest for freedom and independence.
Soon Isabel needs to go back to Italy and confront her husband, and search to damage his strong carry on her. yet will she achieve outwitting him, and securing her revenge?
Mrs Osmond is a masterly novel of betrayal, corruption and ethical ambiguity, from the fellow Booker Prize-winning writer of The Sea.
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