'Both classic and modern, Alan Hollinghurst... imbues human nature and interaction with a timeless, monumental quality' -- Observer, 'PAPERBACK OF THE WEEK'
'Surveying the era's self-interested mood from the highest social vantage point, Hollinghurst's book is [an] immaculate time capsule.' -- Sunday Times, 'PICK OF THE WEEK'
Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2004, The Line of Beauty
is a perfectly realised tale of our times
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