Talking It Over by Julian BarnesTalking It Over by Julian Barnes

Talking It Over

byJulian Barnes

Paperback | October 27, 1992

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The ostentatious Oliver falls in love with quiet Gillian and wants to marry her. The problem? Gillian has already married Oliver's best and oldest friend, the somewhat stale but stable Stuart. Each character takes turns addressing the reader in this bright and funny "he said/she said/he said" novel.

JULIAN BARNES is the author of over twenty books, for which he received the Man Booker Prize, the Somerset Maugham Award, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, the David Cohen Prize for Literature and the E. M. Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters; in France, the Prix Médicis and the Prix Femina, and in 2004 he was ...
Title:Talking It OverFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.96 × 5.14 × 0.82 inPublished:October 27, 1992Publisher:Random House of Canada

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0394222989

ISBN - 13:9780394222981


From Our Editors

When the dour Stuart marries Gillian, they promptly settle down into a life of pleasant listlessness, but Stuart's screenwriter friend, the wild and passionate Oliver, soon realizes that he's also smitten with Gillian. Julian Barnes' Talking it Over is a furious and funny look at that most literary of arrangements - the love triangle - and it's full of the wry wit on which Britain's most popular young literary export has built his career.