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General Note:
"Originally published in Great Britain by Jonathan Cape, an imprint of The Random House Group Limited, London, in 2011"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
This intense new novel follows a middle-aged man as he contends with a past he has never much thought about until his oldest friends return with a vengeance, one of them from the grave another maddeningly present. Tony Webster thought he'd left all of this behind as he built a life for himself, and by now his marriage and family and career have fallen into an amicable divorce and retirement. But he is then presented with a mysterious legacy that obliges him to reconsider various things, and to revise his estimation of his own nature and his place in the world.
Awards Note:
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2011
Subject: Middle-aged men > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Male friendship > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Electronic books.

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