Upstairs Downstairs Book Group will be reading David Nicholls’ ‘Us’ in June. Next meeting will be at Dolly’s Wine Bar on Wednesday 1st July at 7.30pm.
‘Us’ was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014
Douglas and Connie: scientist and artist, and for more than twenty years husband and wife – until suddenly, their marriage seems over. But Douglas is going to win back the love of his wife and the respect of Albie, their teenage son, by organising the holiday of a lifetime. He has booked the hotels, bought the train tickets, planned and printed the itinerary for a ‘grand tour’ of the great art galleries of Europe. What could possibly go wrong?