Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - House of Meetings by Martin Amis

There were conjugal visits in the slave camps of the USSR. Valiant women would travel continental distances, over weeks and months, in the hope of spending a night, with their particular enemy of the people, in the House of Meetings. The consequences of these liaisons were almost invariably tragic. House of Meetings is about one such liaison. It is a triangular romance: two brothers fall in love with the same girl, a nineteen-year-old Jewess, in Moscow, which is poised for pogrom in the gap between the war and the death of Stalin. Both brothers are arrested, and their rivalry slowly complicates itself over a decade in the slave camp above the Arctic Circle.

Buy House of Meetings by Martin Amis from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780099488682
ISBN-10: 009948868X
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 12mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Vintage
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 4-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - House of Meetings by Martin Amis

Book Reviews - House of Meetings by Martin Amis

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about House of Meetings book by Martin Amis and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Martin Amis

Martin Amis is the author of thirteen novels, the memoir Experience, two collections of stories and six collections of non-fiction, most recently The Second Plane. He lives in New York.

Books By Martin Amis

Rub of Time by Martin Amis
Paperback, October 2017
$31.50
Zona de Interes by Martin Amis
Paperback / softback, December 2015
$43.08
Zone of Interest by Martin Amis
Paperback / softback, July 2015
$26.48
London Fields by Martin Amis
Hardback, November 2014
$39.85