Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont by Elizabeth Taylor

This novel focuses on the life of an elderly widow who moves into a London residential hotel, the Claremont, where she befriends the other elderly residents. She forms an unlikely friendship with a young writer, who she passes off as her grandson to the other residents. The story explores themes of aging, loneliness, and the complexities of human relationships.

The 1132nd greatest book of all time


Published
1971
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
206-224
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English