Sunset (Hardback)Jessie Cave (author)
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The debut adult novel from Jessie Cave is a spry yet reflective comedy of sisterhood, loneliness and second chances as a rootless young woman starts to piece her life back together again.
One summer can change everything . . .
Ruth and Hannah are sisters. Bonded by love and friendship, they are perplexingly different characters.
Hannah is radiant, organised and hard working. Ruth is forever single and totally aimless. Together they are invincible.
Every summer they go on a budget holiday together where they bicker, laugh, fight and make up.
But this time is different. Something bad happens.
And now everything is changed forever.
This bittersweet love story is about needing someone else as much as they need you. It is an ode to our most powerful bonds, how they build us and break us, and how, when all seems lost, we can find joy in the most unexpected places.
Publisher: Welbeck Publishing Group
Number of pages: 416
Dimensions: 216 x 135 mm
'Heartbreaking, funny and bittersweet ... A phenomenal debut that is impossible to put down' - Dolly Alderton
'The most beautiful, furious, real book about siblinghood and grief . . . Astounding' - Pandora Sykes
'Exquisite and raw' - Sara Pascoe
'Let this bittersweet ode to siblings fill the Fleabag-shaped hole in your life' - Elle
'Jessie Cave's reflective debut will make you laugh before breaking your heart' - Cosmopolitan
'Funny, heartbreaking, and with that delicious edge Jessie brings to her heart' - Cariad Lloyd
'Full of beautiful and well-observed details . . . Its true skill is in how brave and raw and honest it is' - Josie Long
'Fierce and unsparing, everything you'd expect from the brilliant Jessie Cave' - Evanna Lynch
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“Brutally real and emotionally resonant - but still with great humour”
I went in to Sunset unprepared - I've loved some of Jessie Cave's other work, but wasn't really aware of any of the themes that would be present here. I really enjoyed Cave's prose writing style -... More
“This sharp little gem has edges that cut right into the centre of the love and bond between sisters.”
Big thank you to the publishers for sending me a copy.
BRILLIANTLY captures the honest truth of the closeness and friendship of sisters. The snippets of dialogue are so perfect you are nodding along muttering... More
Thank you so so so much to Netgalley allowing me to read this.
I absolutely loved this book. Brilliantly written, amazing truly amazing.
Jessica Cave has captured siblings bond perfectly, she has taken aspects from... More
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