Rattling Around his dilapidated farmhouse in the Italian countryside, faded composer and socialite Cockroft has only one constant companion: Timoleon Vieta, a loyal mongrel with the most beautiful eyes. But when a handsome but surly individual arrives on the scene, Cockroft is forced to choose between his dog and the new arrival. He abandons Timoleon outside Rome's Colosseum, where the dog begins a long journey home.
About the Author
Hometown:Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England
Date of Birth:February 26, 1972
Place of Birth:Croydon, Surrey, England
Education:B.A., University of Glamorgan, 1994; M.A., University of Glamorgan, 1998