Über den Autor
Grace McCleen is a writer and musician and lives in London. She studied English Literature at Oxford University. Her first novel, THE LAND OF DECORATION, won the Desmond Elliott Prize in 2012 and was a Richard and Judy Book club pick. Her second, THE PROFESSOR OF POETRY is published by Sceptre in 2013.
Now in paperback, this is the 2nd novel from the author of "The Land Of Decoration", and explores the life of a poetry professor who returns to her student home of Oxford after 30 years, when she learns she has a brain tumour. Ideal for fans of classic literature and poetry. 'There are sentences here of such agile cleverness, charged with wit and beauty and enchantment.' Hephzibah Anderson, "Observer"