The Crimson Petal And The White

Michel Faber
AUD $19.99
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The bestselling blockbuster set in 19th century London, from acclaimed writer Michel Faber.

'Watch your step. Keep your wits about you; you will need them . . .'

So begins this irresistible voyage into the dark side of Victorian London. Amongst an unforgettable cast of low-lifes, physicians, businessmen and prostitutes, meet our heroine Sugar, a young woman trying to drag herself up from the gutter any way she can. Be prepared for a mesmerising tale of passion, intrigue, ambition and revenge.

Author bio:

MICHEL FABER has written eight books, including the highly acclaimed The Fire Gospel, The Fahrenheit Twins and the Whitbread-shortlisted novel Under the Skin. He has also written two novellas, The Hundred and Ninety-Nine Steps and The Courage Consort, and has won several short-story awards, including the Neil Gunn, Ian St James and Macallan. Born in Holland, brought up in Australia, he now lives in the UK.

Category: Popular fiction
ISBN: 9781782114413
Publisher: A&U Canongate
Imprint: Canongate PBS
Pub Date: August 2014
Page Extent: 864
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Historical fiction

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