by Tony Parsons
Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 20 January 2011
Number of pages: 352
The final episode in the trilogy that began with the million-copy bestseller MAN AND BOY Harry Silver is settled and happy. But can it last? Life is good for Harry Silver. He has a beautiful wife, three wonderful children and a great job as producer of the cult radio show, A Clip Round the Ear. But Harry is about to turn forty and his ex-wife is back in town. Soon it could be time to kiss the good life goodbye! When Harry's 15-year-old son Pat moves out, Harry's perfect life seems to be falling apart. Into the chaos of Harry Silver's life stroll two old soldiers who fought alongside Harry's late father in The Battle of Monte Cassino in the spring of 1944. Will these two gallant old men help Harry to reclaim his son, his family, his wife and his life? And can they show Harry Silver what it really means to be a man?
What the papers say:
Praise for Men From the Boys: 'Every bit as engaging and funny as Man and Boy' Jane Fallon 'Parsons manages to astutely cut right to the heart of family life.' Woman and Home '(A) funny, insightful and unforgettable book.' She Praise for Starting Over: 'One of the many great things about a Tony Parsons novel is that they always make you feel not just alive, but even more aware of how precious life is! Another modern classic' Mirror 'Returning to familiar themes of relationships and fatherhood! Tony Parsons has written his most engaging novel to date' GQ 'From the author of Man and Boy comes this honest and funny story of a man whose life is transformed when he's given a 19-year-old's heart' Heat 'Funny and touching' Woman & Home
Tony Parsons is the author of Man and Boy , winner of the Book of the Year prize. His subsequent novels -- One For My Baby, Man and Wife, The Family Way, Stories We Could Tell, My Favourite Wife and Starting Over were all bestsellers. He lives in London.
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