AN OBSERVER 'NEW FACE OF FICTION 2015'AN AMAZON RISING STAR 2015'Genuinely one of the best books I've read ever read' LISA JEWELL'Spare, poignant and with a quirky charm all of its own, it reminds us how kind people can be.' RACHEL JOYCE'Absolutely bloody heartrending.
Hannah's eccentric style is never mawkish and often wonderfully funny' - THE TIMES'Hannah writes with emotional acuity.
Warm, wry, thoughtful and devastating in places, this is a life-enhancing missive from death's door' - THE SUNDAY TIMESA striking literary debut of love and mortality perfect for fans of quirky, heart-wrenching fiction like Nathan Filer, David Nicholls and Rachel Joyce. Ivo has all kinds of everyday joy in his life - he's young, he's in love, he has friends who promise to stand by him if life ever goes wrong.Then one day, life does go wrong.
He makes a mistake, and it's big and unforgiveable. Now time is running out and his life is falling apart.
But he's going to put it together again. His own way. This is a story about how far love must stretch to gather a life in pieces. And how strong friendship never dies.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 27/08/2015
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781784160067