The author of the bestselling One Day returns with this coming-of-age story. When 16-year-old Charlie Lewis meets Fran, he has to join a troupe of Shakesperean players to win her love. Expect humour, poignancy and at least one big, ugly cry.
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"It would be a crime to give away anything more, but the end of this beautiful novel made me cry. Jones writes with intelligence and a lively wit, but there’s more — a warmth that forces you to care about these people as if you had met them...."
— The Times
3 out of 5
The One Day author is back with a wonderfully uplifting tale about first love, family and figuring it all out. Captivating yet soothing, it's a pure joy from start to end.