The Honeymoon: A Novel

The Honeymoon: A Novel

Justin Haythe


Justin's Haythe's remarkably guaranteed debut, The Honeymoon, has been in comparison to the paintings of Ford Madox Ford and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Set in London and Venice on the finish of the 20th century, The Honeymoon follows a tender guy as he seems again on a sequence of occasions that experience triggered his existence to solve. touring during the capitals of Europe along with his eccentric mom Maureen, American born Gordon Garraty has led a lifetime of barren privilege. in simple terms after marrying Annie, numerous years his senior and the daughter of a North London cab driving force, does Gordon start to emerge from the sector of his mother's effect. followed through Maureen and her Swiss fiancé, Annie and Gordon ultimately take a long-delayed honeymoon in Venice yet locate that the brilliance of the town turns out to distort instead of light up. the tale gathers a palpable depth earlier than a unmarried act of absurd yet devastating violence pricks their chuffed bubble and lays naked the vacancy on the center in their gilded lives. A deeply observant and wonderfully crafted story, lightly humorous and delicate in equivalent components, The Honeymoon marks the debut of a compelling new writer.

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