By L. C. Tyler
Inventor of the Sorensen-Birtwistle Revised Scale of Girl-Rage, Chris has a stunning female friend (Virginia), likeable capability parents-in-law (Hugh and Daphne) and a vintage activities automobile with a leather-covered apparatus stick.
Impending matrimony and the car's leaking roof appear to be the single clouds at the horizon. yet his it appears cozy global is became the other way up while Hugh dies unexpectedly and Daphne (after one Irish Cream too many) unearths a few surprising details. in the meantime ...In an resort, within the Danube Valley, within the 17th century, a definite cantankerous thinker turns out to have a few phrases of steerage for our modern day hero. We sign up for Virginia and Chris (and Rene) as they search to discover the reality approximately Hugh, themselves and the that means of existence.
"A Very continual Illusion" is a hilarious, highly creative and thought-provoking novel approximately love, insanity and fact. 'Compelling and shrewdpermanent, i actually couldn't positioned it down. A deceptively mild learn. I laughed out loud' - Alison Joseph, writer of the "Sister Agnes Mysteries".
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