Published by Hutchinson, 1979
Louise is a young opera singer who goes to Rome to study singing under the formidable Anna di Matteo. She falls in love with Anna’s nephew, Paolo, and is drawn into the claustrophobic life of the di Mattei. Louise gradually realises that Paolo is a neoFascist terrorist.
a gifted and highly articulate novelist
It demonstrates a technical ability which makes one look forward to Ms Miller’s future work.
This fragile story is told with controlled, economical strength; joy and work and bitterness blend most successfully.
unusually interesting second novel…beautiful piece of opera extravaganza