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A bestselling 'Cornish' novel, NOTES FROM AN EXHIBITION is a moving, intuitive novel of artistic compulsion, marriage, and the secrets left behind. It was a Richard & Judy bestseller.

'Poised and pitch-perfect throughout' Mail on Sunday

Celebrated artist Rachel Kelly dies alone in her Penzance studio, after decades of struggling with the creative highs and devastating lows that have coloured her life. Her family gathers, each of them searching for answers. They reflect on lives shaped by the enigmatic Rachel - as artist, wife and mother - and on the ambiguous legacies she leaves them, of talent, torment and transcendent love.

Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781472255389
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 286 g
Dimensions: 204 x 190 x 25 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
This book is complete perfection -- Stephen Fry
Poised and pitch-perfect throughout * Mail on Sunday *
Dense, thought-provoking, sensitive, satisfying, humorous, humane - a real treat * Daily Telegraph *
As rich and inventive as we would expect from this brilliant author * Independent *
An uplifting, immensely empathetic novel, and Gale's prose, as ever is as clear and bright as the Cornish light * Guardian *

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“Notes from an Exhibition”

Thought provoking, beautiful prose that continues to resonate days after I finish the book, making me wonder about the family and the impact of the artist's sometimes harrowing experiences. Her paintings are... More

Paperback edition
30th January 2008
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“Dissapointing”

While this book attempts to unravel the history and mystery of the difficult and talented main protagonist, it was impossible to care for any of the main characters who came across as selfish, self regarding and... More

Paperback edition
12th June 2010
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