London Fields

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London Fields

By Martin Amis

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679730347, 480pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 1991


London Fields is Amis's murder story for the end of the millennium. The murderee is Nicola Six, a "black hole" of sex and self-loathing intent on orchestrating her own extinction. The murderer may be Keith Talent, a violent lowlife whose only passions are pornography and darts. Or is the killer the rich, honorable, and dimly romantic Guy Clinch?

About the Author
Martin Amis is the best-selling author of several books, including London Fields, Money, The Information, and, most recently, Experience. He lives in London.

Praise For London Fields

"A comic murder mystery, an apocalyptic satire, a scatological meditation on love and death and nuclear turns lyrical and obscene, colloquial and rhapsodic." —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times