Perfect Skin


Adapted from Nick Earls’ novel, Perfect Skin is a witty, moving and highly original snapshot of what it is to be thirty-something in a post-Duran Duran world.

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Starts on page 46

EXTRACT: We went out to the nearest pub, the RE. We listened to a band, bought a jug of beer, then another. And I looked at her that night, took a fresh look at her, as best I could. I can remember Mel saying, 'Hey, that girl singing, she's young enough to be our daughter, just about'. That was fifteen months ago, maybe slightly more now. Lily, you were conceived that night, almost certainly. We didn't make you out of love. We got so tired of arguing, we had a truce that night and made you out of beer.

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