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WINNER OF A SOMERSET MAUGHAM AWARD 1997 - A stunning novel of political life, betrayal and passion, which lifts the lid on vice within the Palace of Westminster ... and cost Hensher his job as a...

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Details of Kitchen Venom

Original Title
Kitchen Venom
ISBN13
9780007152421
First Published
1996 year
Edition Format
Paperback
Number of Pages
325 pages
Book Language
English
Ebook Format
PDF, EPUB

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WINNER OF A SOMERSET MAUGHAM AWARD 1997 - A stunning novel of political life, betrayal and passion, which lifts the lid on vice within the Palace of Westminster ... and cost Hensher his job as a House of Commons clerk. 'At the centre of this book is John, a distinguished widower with a hump, two daughters, and an important job in the House of Commons. He also has a fondne WINNER OF A SOMERSET MAUGHAM AWARD 1997 - A stunning novel of political life, betrayal and passion, which lifts the lid on vice within the Palace of Westminster ... and cost Hensher his job as a House of Commons clerk.

'At the centre of this book is John, a distinguished widower with a hump, two daughters, and an important job in the House of Commons. He also has a fondness for visiting rent boys in the afternoons, and a passion for secrecy... Sharp and funny... a beautifully polished performance.' Times Literary Supplement 'Sex, politics and death are the classic themes of Hensher's original novel.

Set in Parliament at the time of the fall of Margaret Thatcher, it follows the disintegration of the family of a Commons clerk... Hensher is both sharp and melancholic. Here he is on Thatcher: When she walked she seemed to extinguish a cigarette beneath every pace; in her walk, it could be seen that she was in the right.' Observer 'Incisive characterisation, first-class dialogue...

Set amid the wigs and gowns of parliamentary officialdom, Philip Hensher's second novel exposes the hidden tensions in apparently banal lives.' Sunday Telegraph

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