From the author of the Sunday Times bestseller and Richard and Judy Summer Read The Private Lives of Pippa LeeMasha Edelman yearns for a life on the stage and to escape her strict religious family.
Miles away, in a safe suburban neighbourhood, family man Leslie Senzatimore longs to be a hero. They have little idea of what lies ahead for them. Through a cosmic sleight of hand enters Jacob, a man who has travelled a long way through time, and is determined to make his mark on the lives of these two strangers.
What follows is a rollicking, sparkling story of kinship, freedom and belonging.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/03/2014
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780857868992