From lecturing to leching, the old-fashioned way.--The Sunday Times
Though not as young as he was, Mike Barron still deludes himself that he’s attractive to women. And his long-term affair? Should he end it? His answer is escape—a trial seperation in a seemingly quiet seaside town. And so begins a strange and eventful year in which to decide if he is at last grown up enough to accept responsibility.
"Adroit comedy of manners."—Sunday Telegraph
"Skilfully handled story."—Sunday Times