In This Brilliantly Haunting New Novel, John Banville Forges An Unforgettable Amalgam Of Enchantment And Menace That Suggests Both The Tempest And His Own Acclaimed The Book Of Evidence A Surreal And Exquisitely Lyrical New Novel By One Of The Great Stylists Writing In English Today Boston Globe
Benjamin Black His first novel under this pen name was Christine Falls, which was followed by The Silver Swan in 2007 Banville has two adult sons with his wife, the American textile artist Janet Dunham They met during his visit to San Francisco in 1968 where she was a student at the University of California, Berkeley Dunham described him during the writing process as being like a murderer who s just come back from a particularly bloody killing Banville has two daughters from his relationship with Patricia Quinn, former head of the Arts Council of Ireland.Banville has a strong interest in vivisection and animal rights, and is often featured in Irish media speaking out against vivisection in Irish university research.
- 256 pages
- John Banville
- 25 January 2019 John Banville