Abroad (Penguin Specials)
A brilliantly funny original short story from Booker Prize winning author Penelope Lively.
'Anyone artistic needed Abroad in the 1950s.'
Paul and his girlfriend are artists in need of subject matter. Arresting, evocative subject matter. So they decide to go Abroad, as much as possible, for as long as possible. Because Abroad is full of well furnished scenery. Parti
Born in Cairo in 1933, she spent her early childhood in Egypt, before being sent to boarding school in England at the age of twelve. She read Modern History at St Anne ...more