Breakfast At Tiffanys

Capote, Truman

£7.99

Immortalised in the film starring Audrey Hepburn, Truman Capote’s classic ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ is full of sharp wit. Its exuberant cast of characters vividly captures the restless, slightly madcap era of early 1940s New York.

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A beautifully designed edition of Truman Capote’s dazzling New York novel Breakfast at Tiffany’s, which inspired the classic 1961 film starring Audrey Hepburn

‘What I’ve found does the most good is just to get into a taxi and go to Tiffany’s. It calms me down right away, the quietness and the proud look of it; nothing very bad could happen to you there, not with those kind men in their nice suits…’

Meet Holly Golightly – a free spirited, lop-sided romantic girl about town. With her tousled blond hair and upturned nose, dark glasses and chic black dresses, Holly is a style sensation wherever she goes. Her apartment rocks to Martini-soaked parties and she plays hostess to millionaires and gangsters alike. Yet Holly never loses sight of her ultimate dream – to find a real life place like Tiffany’s that makes her feel at home.

Full of sharp wit and exuberant, larger-than-life characters which vividly capture the restless, madcap era of 1940s New York, Breakfast at Tiffany’s will make you fall in love, perhaps for the first time, with a book.

‘A master writer … makes the heart sing and the narrative fly’ The New York Times

‘The most romantic story ever written’ Alex James, Guardian

‘One of the century’s greatest storytellers’ Independent on Sunday

Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 181 × 111 × 11 mm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

157

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

813.54 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K