By Vesna Goldsworthy
An enthralling account of existence as a awesome member of the Serbian elite within the Nineteen Eighties, after which because the spouse of a British diplomat and at present a celebrated overseas pupil with a primary novel due from Random apartment in 2015. A melanoma analysis, and its unresolved effects, ends up in a relocating, hilarious, and profound memoir. even though purportedly an account of forty years within the lifetime of a passionate lady, this article traffics within the births and deaths of entire worlds.
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