LoveReading

Becoming a member of the LoveReading community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…

Find out more

The Girl at the Lion d'Or

by Sebastian Faulks

eBooks of the Month Historical Fiction Modern and Contemporary Fiction

The Girl at the Lion d'Or Synopsis

The Girl at the Lion d'Or by Sebastian Faulks

Win a set of Canongate Debuts Including Black Sunday!

Win a set of Canongate Debuts Including Black Sunday!

Closing date: 06/09/2020

"Black Sunday is a brilliant book that has the courage to talk about the big things with honesty, humanity and beauty." Joanne Owen, Expert Reviewer To celebrate the publication of Black Sunday we're giving away a bundle of 5 brilliant Canongate debuts! This draw is open only for UK residents currently in the UK and is free to enter, multiple entries from the same email address will only be counted once. The draw closes on 6th August 2020. The winners will be notified as soon as possible.

Enter Now

The Girl at the Lion d'Or Press Reviews

'This moving and profound novel is perfectly constructed, and admirable in its configurations of place and period.' - Times

'An unusual and moving novel in which courage and abnegation are pitted against illicit but total love. . . . a poised and well-judged work.' - Financial Times

If you loved this, you might like these...

The Weight of Small Things
Black Sunday
Foxfire, Wolfskin and Other Stories of Shapeshifting Women
Rainbow Milk

All versions of this book

ISBN: 9780099774907
Publication date: 03/01/1998
Publisher: Vintage an imprint of CCV
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780099774907
Publication date: 3rd January 1998
Author: Sebastian Faulks
Publisher: Vintage an imprint of CCV
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 256 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction, Modern and Contemporary Fiction,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Sebastian Faulks

Sebastian Faulks was born and brought up in Newbury, Berkshire. He worked in journalism before starting to write books. He is best known for the French trilogy, The Girl at the Lion d'Or, Birdsong and Charlotte Gray (1989-1997) and is also the author of a triple biography, The Fatal Englishman (1996); a small book of literary parodies, Pistache (2006); and the novels Human Traces (2005) and Engleby (2007). He lives in London with his wife and their three children. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1993 and appointed CBE for services to literature in 2002. He lives in London with ...

More About Sebastian Faulks

More Books By Sebastian Faulks

Cover for Paris Echo by Sebastian Faulks
Cover for Pistache Returns by Sebastian Faulks
Cover for Where My Heart Used to Beat by Sebastian Faulks
View All Books By Sebastian Faulks

Share this book