By Margaret Drabble
Award-winning writer Margaret Drabble weaves her personal tale right into a background of video games, particularly jigsaws, that have provided her etc aid from depression and melancholy. along curious proof and discoveries—for instance, that the 1929 inventory marketplace crash was once via a growth in puzzle sales—Drabble introduces us to her liked Auntie Phyl, and describes adolescence visits to the home in lengthy Bennington at the nice North highway, their first journey to London jointly, the books they learn, and the jigsaws they completed.
With penetrating sketches of her mom and dad, siblings, and kids, Drabble stocks her ideas at the value of youth play, artwork and writing, getting older and reminiscence. and he or she does so together with her favourite intelligence, strength, and wit.