This stunning novel, set in Kenya early 1950s tells the story of a young woman who returns home only to find the country she loves in political turmoil. With beautiful descriptions and a great plotline you will find yourself rooting for Kenya!
An engrossing historical novel about two women - a female spy recruited recruited to the real-life Alice Network in France during WWI - and an American socialite searching for her cousin in 1947 - are brought together in a thrilling, revelatory story of courage and redemption.
This book is pitch perfect! Darkly funny, wildly ambitious with music as both a subject and a metaphor. Egan explores the mutability of time, destiny and individual accountability post-technology!