From the author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker
Prize-winning The Remains of the Day
The Romans have long since departed and Britain is steadily
declining into ruin. But, at least, the wars that once ravaged the
country have ceased. Axl and Beatrice, a couple of elderly Britons,
decide that now is the time, finally, for them to set off across
this troubled land of mist and rain to find the son they have not
seen for years, the son they... more...