A Place of Greater Safety by Hilary Mantel
Set during the French Revolution, this "riveting historical novel" ("The New Yorker") is the story of three young provincials who together helped destroy a way of life and, in the process, destroyed themselves.
The 1636th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 52nd on 100 Best Novels in English Since 1900 (Counterpunch)