The Shadow of the Sun

The Shadow of the Sun

by A. S. Byatt
     
 

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This is the debut novel by the author of the bestselling Possession. Byatt tells the story of troubled, sensitive seventeen-year-old Anna Severell, who struggles to discover and develop her own personality in the shadow of her father, a renowned novelist. New Introduction by the Author.

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This is the debut novel by the author of the bestselling Possession. Byatt tells the story of troubled, sensitive seventeen-year-old Anna Severell, who struggles to discover and develop her own personality in the shadow of her father, a renowned novelist. New Introduction by the Author.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780156814164
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/16/1993
Series:
Harvest Book Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1110L (what's this?)

Meet the Author


A.S. Byatt, author of the Booker Prize-winning Possession is a distinguished novelist, critic, editor, and lecturer. She is the author of six novels, two linked novellas, and four short story collections, in addition to The Shadow of the Sun. She has taught English and American literature at University College in London. She lives in London.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
London, England; France
Date of Birth:
August 24, 1936
Place of Birth:
Sheffield, England
Education:
B.A., Newnham College, Cambridge, 1957; graduate study at Bryn Mawr College and Somerville College

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