The Mysterious Bookshop

Banville, John, The Blue Guitar

A semi-famous artist and petty thief, despairing of limits in his talents, flees when his latest theft is discovered and sequesters himself in his childhood home, where he struggles to understand how he reached his current state. By the award-winning author of Ancient Light.

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