Because of You : The instant Sunday Times bestseller Hardback
by Dawn French
THE EAGERLY AWAITED, LIFE-AFFIRMING AND MOVING SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER FROM NUMBER-ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR DAWN FRENCH'I absolutely loved Because of You.
Fantastic, passionate, compassionate, so much wisdom, a lot of humour, very real and credible' BERNARDINE EVARISTO, Booker Prize-winning author of Girl, Woman, Other'Gorgeous . . . wise and full of love' MARIAN KEYES__________ Tick-tock, tick-tock, tick-tock . . . midnight. The old millennium turns into the new. In the same hospital, two very different women give birth to two very similar daughters. Hope leaves with a beautiful baby girl. Anna leaves with empty arms. Seventeen years later, the gods who keep watch over broken-hearted mothers wreak mighty revenge, and the truth starts rolling, terrible and deep, toward them all. The power of mother-love will be tested to its limits. Perhaps beyond . . . Because Of You is Dawn French's stunning new novel, told with her signature humour, warmth and so much love. 'An extraordinary book - sad, heartening, gripping and reassuringly human' JO BRAND'The final scenes are so perfectly executed they almost broke my heart. Because of You is a story to cherish' Style Magazine'French manages to pick your heart up with the nib of her pen and slowly pull it apart, heart-wrenchingly, page by page . . . A true writing talent' My Weekly'Dawn French is a wonderful writer' Daily Mail'Moving . . . French's best yet' Good Housekeeping'Dawn tackles the big ones - love, death, grief, childhood, motherhood, parenthood - head on' Guardian'Beautifully observed' The Times READERS LOVE BECAUSE OF YOU:'Tugs at your heart strings.
I would have a box of tissues when reading!' 5***** 'I had tears in my eyes by the end of the book.
Absolutely wonderfully written' 5***** 'A profoundly emotional read about the love between mothers and daughters.
A book that I did not want to put down' 5***** 'Have your tissues ready when you read this one.
It is really moving and will hit you right in the heart' 5*****
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 416 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 15/10/2020
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780718159313