Absolutely Australia's Lowest Prices

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

A Nice Change

New or Used: $16.00
Amy thought The Hotel Parthenon in Greece would be a nice change for her husband, Labour MP Tom Jones, grumpily recovering from an operation for piles. But first they meet Portia, Tom's redheaded ex-mistress and then they receive a surprise visit from Tom's rakish father, Vic. Also at the hotel are Philip, an American publisher recovering from his wife's suicide; a young doctor, Prudence, nursing a broken heart and waiting for her Granny; and Mr and Mrs Boot who have decided it's best to be out of the way of the London police for a little while. The cast is completed by grey-haired, elegant twins: the enigmatic Jane and Trish. Reminiscent of A Midsummer's Night Dream, where the most unlikely people fall in and out of love, this is classic Nina Bawden territory.
Product Details

About the Author

Nina Bawden CBE, is one of Britain s most distinguished and best-loved novelists. She has published over40 novels and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize for" Circles of Deceit. "In 2004 she received the PEN Award for a Lifetime s Service to Literature."


The story proceeds at a cracking pace and has an ending that is as delicious as unexpected * Julia Flynn, SUNDAY TELEGRAPH * Pure bliss * EVENING STANDARD * A gently entertaining tale of summer love and Brits abroad...An accomplished storyteller with considerable emotional insight. Vintage stuff * HARPERS AND QUEEN * A sophisticated comedy, hugely enjoyable * MAIL ON SUNDAY *

How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling A Nice Change (Virago Modern Classics) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top