A moving new novel from Sebastian Faulks, the author of Birdsong and Where My Heart Used To Beat
This month’s good reads
HANNAH, A US POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER, has moved to Paris to research and understand the lives of women who inhabited the city during the German occupation in World War II. She encounters Tariq, a Moroccan teenager who has run away from his family in Tangiers in the hope of finding out more about his mother, who was born in Paris. This beautiful novel is Sebastian Faulks at his best: filled with historical details and a host of interesting, original characters who will capture your heart.
Paris Echo by Sebastian Faulks (R290, Penguin Random House)