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Sweet Sorrow: this summer's must-read from the bestselling author of ONE DAY

Sweet Sorrow: this summer's must-read from the bestselling author of ONE DAY (Hardback)

By Nicholls, David

One life-changing summer Sixteen-year-old Charlie meets Fran... 8 million copies since STARTER FOR TEN first introduced us to his incomparable talent for making us laugh, cry and wince with recognition in the space of a single sentence; ten years after ONE DAY became the iconic l...ove story for a generation; five years since the journey of US took him to the Man Booker Prize long-list; DAVID NICHOLLS has written a major new novel, SWEET SORROW: a hymn to the tragicomedy of ordinary lives, a celebration of the reviving power of friendship and that brief, blinding explosion of first love that perhaps can only be looked at directly once it has burned out. 'Nicholls writes with such tender precision about love' The Times 'There is a sharp empathetic intelligence to his writing that makes his characters real . . . the clear writing often dazzles with truth . . . sad funny, soulful' Observer 'A sublime talent for illuminating the murky causeway that most of us have to navigate between darkness and light' Donal Ryan 'Nicholls' ability to create and then subvert the traditional plot for comedy is the secret of his success. It makes us confront the gap between what we expect from storytelling and what happens in real life' Spectator
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ISBN 9781444715408
Released NZ 11 Jul 2019
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781444715408
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Imprint Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
Released 11 Jul 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Nicholls, David
Category Modern Fiction
Places & Peoples: General Interest
Number of Pages 416
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 233mm
Spine: 37mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 644g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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