A story from Grace McCleen to stir the heart and awaken vital conversations about love.
A lone person on the edge of a wood watches a fox. Their relationship forms in a matter of glances and through a mutual respect. And they are united in one startling moment of violence.
About the author
Grace McCleen’s first novel, The Land of Decoration, waspublished in 2012 and was awarded the Desmond ElliottPrize for the best first novel of the year. It was also chosenfor Richard & Judy’s Book Club and won her the BettyTrask Prize in 2013. Her second novel, The Professor ofPoetry, was shortlisted for the Encore Award and her latest,The Offering, was published by Sceptre in 2015. She read English at the University of Oxford and has an MA fromYork, and currently lives in London.