About the Author
Alan Hollinghurst is the author of The Swimming-Pool Library, The Folding Star, The Spell and the Man Booker Prize-winning, NBCC Award finalist The Line of Beauty. He has received the Somerset Maugham Award, the E.M. Forster Award of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction. He lives in London. "From the Hardcover edition."