Celia's Secret

Celia's Secret
Published : 1 Aug 2000 - Faber & Faber
One day during the run of Michael Frayn's play 'Copenhagen', a curious letter arrived from Celia Rhys-Evans, a housewife in Chiswick. She enclosed a few faded pages of barely legible German, which she thought might be relevant to the mystery at the play's heart. The letter turned out to mark the start of a long and winding trail, as Frayn became first intrigued and then baffled by Celia’s secret.


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