The global bestselling debut, now a word-of-mouth classic - the story of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who face a life-changing moral dilemma when a baby in a boat washes up on their island. THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER2.3 million copies sold The international bestselling book of the major Hollywood film starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander A Richard and Judy bookclub favouriteGoodreads historical category winner'Extraordinary and heartrending' MARKUS ZUSAK, author of The Book ThiefA boat washes up on the shore of a remote lighthouse keeper's island.
It holds a dead man - and a crying baby. The only two islanders, Tom and his wife Izzy, are about to make a devastating decision.
They break the rules and follow their hearts. What happens next will break yours. 'Unforgettable' Guardian'A moving tale ...prepare to weep' New York Times
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 464 pages
- Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/10/2016
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781784161064