Modern fictionA satirical take on reality TV, from the Belgian author of the Book Of Proper Names. 'It's always fun to take a journey inside her extraordinary Belgian brain.' Dan Rhodes *Also appeared in January Buyer's Notes*
The daughter of a Belgian diplomat, Amelie had an itinerant childhood, ranging from Tokyo to Peking and Paris to New York by way of Bangladesh. Recounting these formative journeys right up to her return to Japan in 1989, and the Kobe earthquake, this work is an examination of the self.