Author Cunningham's Book
By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham tells the story of a high profile New York intellectual couple, Rebecca and Peter who, when visited by Rebecca's strikingly handsome and drug addicted little brother Mizzy, end up having to deal with the secrets that drive a wedge between their marriage.
In the opening pages, Rebecca, an art magazine critic, and Peter, a gallery owner, are making their way back home from party when on the road they witness a horrific...
Picador, Oct 2002, 13.00, 228 pp.
Three women from different eras share the commonality of the female of the species. Book editor Mrs. Clarissa Vaughan, nicknamed "Mrs. Dalloway", struggles between her professional life and her personal life in modern day New York as she plans a gala event for a friend. In 1923, Mrs. Virginia Woolf begins writing her novel Mrs. Dalloway, but by 1941 the specter of war leaves her distraught and ...