The short, tragic life of Modigliani's mistress, Jeanne Hebuterne becomes an obsession and before Anna knows it, she has enrolled on a creative writing course, is writing about a fictional Jeanne and mixing with the literati. As her novel grows and takes on a life of its own, Anna feels her own life becoming increasingly irrelevant. She is absorbed by the story of Jeanne, who committed suicide aged 19 following the artist's death, jumping from a high window in Paris, pregnant with his child. When Anna is invited to take ...

The Modigliani Girl 2015, Blackbird Digital Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780993092213