"Phaedra Patrick understands the soul. _x000D_
Eccentric, charming, and wise…The Curious Charms is not just for those _x000D_
who are mourning over love or the past. This book will illuminate your _x000D_
heart." — Nina George, New York Times bestselling author of The Little _x000D_
Don’t miss this curiously charming debut! In _x000D_ this hauntingly beautiful story of love, loneliness and self-discovery, _x000D_ an endearing widower embarks on a life-changing adventure.
Sixty-nine-year-old_x000D_ Arthur Pepper lives a simple life. He gets out of bed at precisely 7:30_x000D_ a.m., just as he did when his wife, Miriam, was alive. He dresses in _x000D_ the same gray slacks and mustard sweater vest, waters his fern, _x000D_ Frederica, and heads out to his garden.
But on the one-year _x000D_ anniversary of Miriam’s death, something changes. Sorting through _x000D_ Miriam’s possessions, Arthur finds an exquisite gold charm bracelet he’s_x000D_ never seen before. What follows is a surprising and unforgettable _x000D_ odyssey that takes Arthur from London to Paris and as far as India in an_x000D_ epic quest to find out the truth about his wife’s secret life before _x000D_ they met—a journey that leads him to find hope, healing and _x000D_ self-discovery in the most unexpected places.
Featuring an unforgettable cast of characters with big hearts and irresistible flaws, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper is a joyous celebration of life’s infinite possibilities.
"Tender,_x000D_ insightful, and surprising… [Arthur Pepper] will instantly capture the _x000D_ hearts of readers who loved Rachel Joyce’s The Unlikely Pilgrimage of _x000D_ Harold Fry, Nina George’s The Little Paris Bookshop, and Antoine _x000D_ Laurain’s The Red Notebook." — Library Journal, starred review
|Author :||Patrick, Phaeda|
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- Weight: 0.35kg
- ISBN: 9781848455016