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Actress (Random House Children's Books)

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Artikelnummer: 9781529112139

& #8216 Written with all the ingenuity and twisty tautness of a thriller& #8217 The Times From the Booker-winning Irish author, a brilliant and moving novel about fame, sexual power, and a daughter& #8217 s search to understand her mother& #8217 s hidden truths. This is the story of Irish theatre legend Katherine O& #8217 Dell, as told by her daughter Norah. It tells of early stardom in Hollywood, of highs and lows on the stages of Dublin and London& #8217 s West End. Katherine& #8217 s life is a grand performance, with young Norah watching from the wings. But this romance between mother and daughter cannot survive Katherine& #8217 s past, or the world& #8217 s damage. As Norah uncovers her mother& #8217 s secrets, she acquires a few of her own. Then, fame turns to infamy when Katherine decides to commit a bizarre crime. Actress is about a daughter& #8217 s search for the truth: the dark secret in the bright star, and what drove Katherine finally mad . . .

Person Anne Enright
Genre Fremdsprachig
Einband Taschenbuch
ISBN 978-1-5291-1213-9
Abmessungen (B/H/T) 195x131x22mm
Gewicht 194 g