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  • Published: 29 April 2021
  • ISBN: 9780141995403
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 192

Mr Rinyo-Clacton's Offer

  • Russell Hoban


A warm and witty novel in which a Faustian pact leads to an unconventional love triangle

Serial philanderer Jonathan Fitch is distraught when his girlfriend Serafina leaves him. In a desperate state at Piccadilly Circus underground station, he meets wealthy, mysterious Mr Rinyo-Clacton, and ends up agreeing to a Faustian pact: Mr Rinyo-Clacton will give Jonathan one million pounds, if he agrees to die in a year's time. Can Jonathan and Serafina extract themselves from the tangled love triangle they find themselves in? Can Jonathan go on living like this? Can he go on living at all? A wry, affectionate look at what goes on between consenting, relenting and dissenting adults.

  • Published: 29 April 2021
  • ISBN: 9780141995403
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 192

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