In this exquisite, haunting book, John Burnside describes his coming of age from the industrial misery of Cowdenbeath and Corby to the new world of Cambridge. This is a memoir of romance - of lost love and the love of being lost - darkened by threat, illuminated by glamour. The old Scots word `glamour' means magical charm, and the first time he was played I Put a Spell on You, John Burnside thought he had never heard a more beautiful song - it was an enchantment, a fascination that would turn to obsession. Implicit in the ...

I Put a Spell on You 2015, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099554943

Mass-market paperback

I Put a Spell on You 2014, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224093873