Borrow
Buy

The Idea of Perfection

by Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville really gets inside the mind and skin of these two middle-aged and gawky, would-be lovers. You really know what it feels like to be them in this funny but deep-down serious book full of humanity.

Extract

Well, he said, and laughed a meaningless laugh. A moment extended itself into awkwardness. Well, he said again, and she said it too at the same moment. Their voices sounded loud together under the awning.
 

Read Extract

Books with similar rating

Borrow

1. Select UK region:

Not in the UK?

Scotland Norther Ireland North East of England North West of England Yorkshire and the Humber Wales West Midlands East Midlands East of England London South West of England South East of England

Sign in

 
Email:
 
Password:

Whichbook Sign Up

Enter your email address to get started:

First name:
Last name:
Password:
Confirm password:

Alerts

Email alerts are only available for registered users.