by Patrick Gale
Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 24 May 2012
Number of pages: 416
The new novel from Patrick Gale, author of Richard & Judy-bestseller 'Notes from an Exhibition', returning readers to his beloved Cornish coastline.
What the papers say:
'Guaranteed to give the reader a warm glow' Independent 'Warm and humane, this novel is beautifully written' The Times 'This being Gale there's a compelling tale to be told ! a convincing, moving account of man's struggle with faith, marriage and morality' Sunday Times 'The unfolding nightmare for all the family of the consequences of adopting are exquisitely and painfully documented! The final chapter left me with a lump in my throat' Salley Vickers, Guardian 'At his best, Gale is an effortlessly elastic storyteller, a writer with heart, soul, and a dark and naughty wit, one whose company you relish and trust' Julie Myerson, Observer
Patrick Gale was born on the Isle of Wight in 1962. He spent his infancy at Wandsworth Prison, which his father governed, then grew up in Winchester. He now lives on a farm near Land's End. His most recent novels are The Whole Day Through and the Richard & Judy bestseller Notes from an Exhibition.
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