Love is blind
Publication year: 2018
Media class: Hardback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780241295939 0241295939
'Love is Blind' is William Boyd's sweeping, heart-stopping new novel - set at the end of the 19th century, it follows the fortunes of Brodie Moncur, a young Scottish musician, about to embark on the story of his life. When Brodie is offered a job in Paris, he seizes the chance to flee Edinburgh and his tyrannical clergyman father and begin a wildly different new chapter in his life. In Paris, a fateful encounter with a famous pianist irrevocably changes his future - and sparks an obsessive love affair with a beautiful Russian sop
Additional information: 384 pages, 24 cm
Interesting musical theme-piano tuning/performance well researched.Good love story with dark overtones.TB scenes rather overdone.Sad but appropriate ending.