Ladder Of Years
Have you ever wanted to walk right out of your life?
On a beach holiday,forty-year-old Cordelia Grinstead, dressed only in swimsuit and beachrobe, walks away from her family and just keeps on walking...
Praise for Ladder Of Years
Her best book yetRoddy Doyle
Every scene breathes with intimacy. Lifelikeness almost lifts the characters off the page. Ladder of Years ruefully contemplates the unhaltable passage of time. But, scintillating with joie de vivre, it also offers an intensely appealing way of passing itSunday Times
Anne Tyler's novels have three qualities that make them special: they are funny, they are sad, they are intelligentNick Hornby
Dialogue top-rate, people alive to their fingertips, places as real as next door - you don't get a finer comedy of manners than thisMail on Sunday