The twice Booker-shortlisted Levy is a genius author and she returns with an electrifying new novel in which historian Saul Adler is hit by a car on London’s famous Abbey Road — once in 1989 and again in 2016. Artfully navigating both time zones, the novel explores both what we see and what we miss until the past and present are staring directly at us.
The Book of Science and Antiquities
"It would be a crime to give away anything more, but the end of this beautiful novel made me cry. Jones writes with intelligence and a lively wit, but there’s more — a warmth that forces you to care about these people as if you had met them...."
— The Times
3 out of 5