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Publisher description for The game : a novel / by A.S. Byatt.


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Counter The Game is a lush and disturbing novel portraying a sibling rivalry which compels the reader to reconsider the uses and misuses of imagination. when they were little girls, Cassandra and Julia played a game in which they entered an alternate world modeled on the landscapes of Arthurian romance. Now the sisters are grown, and hostile strangers--until a figure from their past, a man they once both loved and suffered over, reenters their lives.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Arthurian romances Appreciation Fiction, Sibling rivalry Fiction