Stylish and witty tale of city life from the author of THE FAVOURS AND FORTUNES OF KATIE CASTLE Alice is content to drift along in her job at Enderby's, the fusty auction house, among colleagues who are toffs, tarts or swots. It's an excuse not to engage in real life; having suffered loss before, she finds it altogether easier to dream about what might have been. Life, however, is about to insist upon engaging with her. Enderby's future might be saved by pulling off an enormous coup: selling a first ...

Alice's Secret Garden 2003, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007118144

Mass-market paperback