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Must You Go?: My Life with Harold Pinter by Antonia Fraser

November 3rd, 2010

“Glowing. . . . There’s hardly a dull page.”
The New York Times

“Bold, intimate, madly entertaining. . . . Fraser simultaneously creates a tender portrait of an exciting marriage, and a deliciously detailed account of living in the thick of creativity and fame. A”
Enterntainment Weekly

In this moving testament to one of the literary world’s most celebrated marriages, the prize-winning biographer Antonia Fraser recounts the life she shared with the internationally renowned dramatist Harold Pinter.

“This book — full of funny and tender things — satisfies on more than one level. It is an intimate account of the life and habits of a major artist; it is a pencil sketch of British high society in the second half of the 20th century; and it is, more than either of these things, and much more unusually, a wonderfully full description of the deep pleasures and comforts of married love.”

“Must You Go? is extraordinary by any standards. Based on the diaries she kept during her 33-year relationship with the dramatist, it is simultaneously a love story, an intimate portrait of a great writer and an exercise in self-revelation.”
The Guardian

Hear Fraser discuss the book on NPR.

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