Vikram Seth was born in 1952. He trained as an economist and has lived for several years each in England, California, China and India. He is the author of A SUITABLE BOY, which was an international number 1 bestseller, AN EQUAL MUSIC and several other novels. He has also written five volumes of poetry.
A chance sighting on a bus; a letter which should never have been read; a pianist with a secret that touches the heart of her music...AN EQUAL MUSIC is a book about love, about the love of a woman lost and found and lost again; it is a book about music and how the love of music can run like a passionate fugue through a life.It is the story of Michael, of Julia and of the love that binds them.