Anna Jaquiery is of French-Malaysian descent and grew up in Europe and Asia. She has worked as a journalist in several countries, starting out as a freelance reporter in Russia. She is currently based in Melbourne with her husband and two sons. THE LYING-DOWN ROOM is her first novel.
Morel is a complex character. He is worldly and also private. He is introspective and intense; alive to his emotions. He is a mixture of the romantic and pragmatic. He loves the good things in life – women, wine, good food, nice clothes – but his lifestyle is relatively unadorned.
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@chriscleave Pleasure ... Little Bee too was a fantastic book! It stays with you.
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