Edward St Aubyn: A Clue to the Exit

Charlie Fairburn, successful screenwriter, ex-husband and absent father, has been given six months to live. He resolves to stake half his fortune on a couple of turns of the roulette wheel and, to his agent's disgust, to write a novel – about death.
ISBN: 9781447253556
Author: Edward St Aubyn
Page: 176
Binding: Soft cover
Publication date: 2015
Format: Book
Publisher: PICADOR
Language: English

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In the casino he meets his muse. Charlie grows as addicted to writing fiction as she is to gambling.

His novel is set on a train and involves a group of characters who are locked in a debate about the nature of consciousness. As this train gets stuckat Didcot, and Charlie gets more passionately entangled with the dangerous Angelique, A Clue to the Exit comes to its startling climax. Exquisitely crafted, witty and thoughtful, Edward St Aubyn's dazzling novel probes the very heart of being.

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