Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner
Romantic novelist Edith Hope is staying in a hotel on the shores of Lake Geneva, where her friends have advised her to retreat following an unfortunate incident. There she meets other English visitors, including Mrs Pusey and her daughter Jennifer, and an attractive middle-aged man, Mr Neville.
The 1003rd greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Man Booker Prize (Man Booker Prize)
- - How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Reading List (Thomas C. Foster)