AUTHORS

Austin Wright

Austin M. Wright was born in New York in 1922. He was a novelist and academic. He lived with his wife and daughters in Cincinnati, and died in 2003 at the age of eighty.

BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR

REVIEWS

Absorbing, terrifying, beautiful and appalling. I loved it... UnforgettableRuth Rendell

A superb and thrilling novel... ExtraordinaryIan McEwan

Tony and Susan is unbeatable. I was bowled over by this disturbing, bold novel
Observer

A f***king masterpiece. I wish that Wright was still alive so that I could tell him so... It's going to become a living, breathing, knock-out classic. AstonishingMJ Hyland

Astute, cunning and thrilling in equal measure, this is one lost novel that deserves to be found by a whole new generation of readers
Independent on Sunday

I want to read it all over again... Not since Cormac McCarthy's The Road have I been so gripped and unsettled by a piece of fictionSarah Waters

Marvellously written - the last thing you would expect in a story of blood and revenge. BeautifulSaul Bellow

Compelling... Mesmerizing... Absolutely irresistible
New York Times

A nail-biter and a penetrating portrait of guilt and revenge
Sunday Times