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‘Funny, merciless, brilliant… I loved it’ CURTIS SITTENFELD, bestselling author of ROMANTIC COMEDY

Seamus, Fyodor, Ivan, Noah and Fatima are running out of time to decide on their futures.

In a university town in the American Midwest, this circle of lovers and friends ask themselves: what is the right thing to stake a life on? Work, love, money, dance, poetry? Is love possible without harm? And what does true connection look like in an age of precarity?

The author of the Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Real Life returns with a deeply involving new novel of young men and women trying to work out what they want, and who they are.

‘Taylor is a sharp chronicler’
RAVEN LEILANI, author of LUSTER

‘Assures Taylor’s position as one of the most important novelists of his generation’
GUARDIAN

‘Remarkable’
FINANCIAL TIMES

‘Elegant… Taylor has a Chekhovian generosity’
CLAIRE MESSUD, author of THE EMPEROR’S CHILDREN

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‘Funny, merciless, brilliant… I loved it’ CURTIS SITTENFELD, bestselling author of ROMANTIC COMEDY

Seamus, Fyodor, Ivan, Noah and Fatima are running out of time to decide on their futures.

In a university town in the American Midwest, this circle of lovers and friends ask themselves: what is the right thing to stake a life on? Work, love, money, dance, poetry? Is love possible without harm? And what does true connection look like in an age of precarity?

The author of the Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Real Life returns with a deeply involving new novel of young men and women trying to work out what they want, and who they are.

‘Taylor is a sharp chronicler’
RAVEN LEILANI, author of LUSTER

‘Assures Taylor’s position as one of the most important novelists of his generation’
GUARDIAN

‘Remarkable’
FINANCIAL TIMES

‘Elegant… Taylor has a Chekhovian generosity’
CLAIRE MESSUD, author of THE EMPEROR’S CHILDREN

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Weight 0.44 kg
Dimensions 21.8 × 13.6 × 3.6 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

303

Language

English

Edition

Hardback original

Dewey

813.6 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K