Rachel Cusk's major new work of non-fiction, a series of meditations on women's mid-lives and family life after divorce.
Rachel Cusk was born in 1967 and is the author of seven novels: Saving Agnes, which won the Whitbread First Novel Award, The Temporary, The Country Life, which won a Somerset Maugham Award, The Lucky Ones, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award, In the Fold and Arlington Park, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize and The Bradshaw Variations. Her non-fiction books are A Life's Work and The Last Supper. In 2003 she was chosen as one of Granta's Best of Young Novelists.
Praise for "A Life's Work""Extraordinary." --"The New Yorker""Wholly original and unabashedly true . . . Funny and smart and refreshingly akin to a war diary--sort of Apocalypse Baby Now." --Elissa Schappell, "The New York Times Book Review"