This is the story of Irish theatre legend Katherine O’Dell, as written by her daughter Norah. It tells of early stardom in Hollywood, of highs and lows on the stages of Dublin and London’s West End. Katherine’s life is a grand performance, with young Norah watching from the wings. But this romance between mother and daughter cannot survive Katherine’s past, or the world’s damage. As Norah uncovers her mother’s secrets, she acquires a few of her own. Then, fame turns to infamy when Katherine decides to commit a bizarre crime. Actress is about a daughter’s search for the truth: the dark secret in the bright star, and what drove Katherine finally mad.
Author Anne Enright Published by Jonathan Cape ISBN 9781787332065 EAN 9781787332065 Bic Code F Cover Hardback
1 in stock (can be backordered)
Independent book shop in Hebden Bridge with a wide selection of fiction, non fiction and children’s books as well as cards and stationery. We have a selection of our titles online, but we can order most books in print for next day collection or 48hr home delivery, so if you don’t see what you want please email us your enquiry. Free shipping on orders over £30(please select free shipping at checkout)