A vivid and beautifully drawn novel of love, loss and longing
A deeply moving novel that is a vivid and beautifully drawn tale of love, loss and longing in which disparate lives are drawn together. Quentin Stanley develops an unexpected connection with his hairdresser; while Matt, a troubled youth, finds himself with a baby to look after. A deception ensues that entangles unwilling participants in a dangerous and emotionally fraught situation.
Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book of the Year Award Fiction Category 2000.