Spool of Blue Thread
No one does family like Anne Tyler does family -- sink into the funny, true, joy of her new novel
Shortlisted for Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2015.
Man Booker Finalist 2015
"Exquisite" --The Times
"I love Tyler's writing... She writes so beautifully and with such insight. Read her books and she can actually change your view, change how you see the world" -- Judy Finnigan Mail on Sunday
"A must-read" --Good Housekeeping
"Every sentence is perfect in this witty story of family life" --Sun
Anne Tyler was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1941 and grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Breathing Lessons and many other bestselling novels, including The Accidental Tourist, Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant, Saint Maybe, Ladder of Years, A Patchwork Planet, Back When We Were Grownups, The Amateur Marriage, Digging to America and The Beginner's Goodbye. In 1994 she was nominated by Roddy Doyle and Nick Hornby as 'the greatest novelist writing in English' and she has recently received the Sunday Times Award for Literary Excellence, which recognises a lifetime's achievement in books.