A sparkling, life-affirming story that will make you cry like Jojo Moyes and laugh like Dawn French.
Anna McPartlin is a novelist and scriptwriter. Her previous incarnation as a stand-up comedian left an indelible mark. She describes herself as a slave to the joke and finds humour and humanity in even the darkest situations. Anna lives in Wicklow with her husband and animals.
What a beautiful book. I cried and smiled my way through * Jane
Heart-breaking yet blackly comic . . . echoing the style of Roddy Doyle. Impossible to put down. * Image *
Beautiful, brave storytelling . . . Buy a packet (or box) of tissues and settle down with this wonderful story. One of our books of 2015 * Heat Magazaine *
A bittersweet story of family, faith and love . . . both deeply affecting and life-affirming * Sunday Mirror *
Enormously readable, funny and emotionally engaging * Irish Times *