Newburyport Public Library

The view from here, Deborah McKinlay

"'I was a blonde eating an avocado, in a country where avocados were plentiful and blondes were not'...So begins the story of a woman haunted by memories of the months she spent in Mexico in her early twenties and the wealthy Americans she fell in with there...Two decades later in rural England, facing a terminal illness, Frances discovers a letter to her husband from a younger woman. When she follows him to London and spies on his interactions with the girl, she knows beyond a doubt he's been unfaithful. As she writes out her story in three notebooks, Frances must at last confront her traumatic past..."--Dust jacket flap
Literary Form
Physical Description
viii, 264 pages, 22 cm.

Library Locations

  • Newburyport Public Library

    94 State Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950, US