The dreams of Bethany Mellmoth / William Boyd.
Publication year: 2018
Publisher: UK : Penguin Books,
ISBN: 9780241979761 (pbk.) :
Originally published: London: Viking, 2017.
A philandering art dealer tries to give up casual love affairs - seeking only stolen kisses as a substitute. A man recounts his personal history through the things he has stolen from others throughout his life. A couple chart the journey of their five year relationship backwards, from awkward reunion to lovelorn first encounter. And, at the heart of the book, a 24-year old young woman, Bethany Mellmoth, embarks on a year-long journey of wishful and tentative self-discovery.
Original title: Short stories.
262 pages ; 20 cm
Only part 3-A Vanishing Story-is worth reading for me.The other 2 parts are rather trivial and contain too much bad language.A sad .eflection on today's society.
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