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My Phantoms

Riley, Gwendoline More by this author...£8.99

An electric, compelling, often painfully funny portrait of family relationships, which shows the damage we can do in the course of a life.

**Shortlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize 2022**

From the Women's Prize-Shortlisted author of First LoveHelen Grant has always been a mystery to her daughter. Twice-divorced, with few friends, her desire to join in is matched only by her need to stand apart. As Bridget looks back over their fractious relationship, she is forced to confront the cruelties inflicted on both sides. My Phantoms is an insightful, compelling and painfully funny account of a family strained to breaking point; a reckoning with the damage we do over the course of a life.

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