The Gustav Sonata

by Rose Tremain

The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award Winner of the South Bank Sky Arts Award Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Shortlisted for the Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize What is the difference between friendship and love? Gustav grows up in a small town in Switzerland, where the horrors of the Second World War seem a distant echo. But Gustav's father has mysteriously died, and his adored mother Emilie is strangely cold and indifferent to him. Gustav's life is a lonely one until he meets Anton. An intense lifelong friendship develops but Anton fails to understand how deeply and irrevocably his life and Gustav's are entwined until it is almost too late... `This is a perfect novel' Observer 'The Gustav Sonata is beautifully rendered, and magnificent in its scope. It glows with mastery' Ian McEwan

The Gustav Sonata
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Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Type
book
Language
English
ISBN-13
9781784700201
ISBN-10
1784700207
Height
198 mm
Widht
129 mm
Weight
224 g
Publication Date
January 26, 2017
Format
Paperback / softback
Categories
Fiction & Related items, Modern & contemporary fiction
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