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May 31, · One of the United Kingdom’s best-loved novelists, his recent works include A Perfectly Good Man, The Whole Day Through, and the Richard & Judy Book Club bestseller Notes from an Exhibition. His latest novel, A Place Called Winter, was shortlisted for the Costa Novel Prize, the Walter Scott Prize, and the Independent Booksellers’ Novel of the Year judybwolfman.com: Open Road Media. Aug 10, · Notes From an Exhibition. by Patrick Gale. pp, Fourth Estate, £ Artist Rachel Kelly's beloved youngest son, suitably named Petroc, once gave her six stones collected from a Cornish beach, each chosen to represent a member of the judybwolfman.com: Rachel Hore. Oct 17, · With an engaging structure modeled on the eponymous notes from an exhibition, this book beckoned me forward and back, from character to character, as it laid open the plot. At the final page, both the reader and the writer wanted to stand up and cheer, "well done!"/5(53). Jul 02, · It is always a little dispiriting not ‘getting’ a book that others hold close to their hearts. Patrick Gale’s Notes from an Exhibition is a Goodreads smash, its appeal straddling ages, genre-snobbery and borders. Not only that, but national treasure and the unofficial-cleverest-man-on TV, Stephen Fry, LOVES it.
Notes from an exhibition by Patrick Gale Each chapter of the book starts with an exhibition note describing a piece of art created by Rachel Kelly or, in some instances, a personal item of Rachel’s that is thought significant for her life and career. Tag: Notes from an Exhibition January’s Books I read seven books in January, six of them are fiction and one non-fiction, all of them good – some indeed are excellent. So far I’ve only reviewed three of them: Turning for Home by Barney Norris, a beautifully and lyrically written novel. I loved this. Jun 05, · Just read Patrick Gale’s excellent Notes From an Exhibition for our bookgroup. Actually I had bought it before it was chosen as a book group book because I’m a PG fan but, anyway, last night was discussion night. The starting point of the book is the recent death of once famous, now rather declined artist Rachel Keen. Apr 19, · Since then his books have included: Dangerous Pleasures, Rough Music, Notes from an Exhibition, The Whole Day Through, A Perfectly Good Man, A Place Called Winter and Take Nothing With You. Visit the Patrick Gale author page4/5(2).
Nov 21, · Notes From an Exhibition, By Patrick Gale. Returning to the Cornish setting of his earlier works, Gale's 14th novel plunges into artistic circles of s St Ives for a memorable story of family dysfunction and mental illness. The new novel from the bestselling Patrick Gale tells the story of artist Rachel Kelly, whose life has been a sacrifice to both her extraordinary art and her debilitating manic depression. When troubled artist Rachel Kelly dies painting obsessively in her attic studio in Penzance, her saintly husband and adult children have more than the usual mess to clear up.4/5(23). Jan 05, · A bestselling 'Cornish' novel, NOTES FROM AN EXHIBITION is a moving, intuitive novel of artistic compulsion, marriage, and the secrets left behind. It was a Richard & Judy bestseller. 'Poised and pitch-perfect throughout' Mail on Sunday Celebrate /5(5). Oct 12, · Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries Notes from an Exhibition and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5().