How to Save a Life (Paperback)S.D. Robertson (author)
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You can't have a rainbow, without a little rain...
When a stranger saves Luke's life, he knows he's been given a second chance. He's going to make it count - and, determined to live each day to its fullest, he starts by saying yes to everything life has to offer.
Slowly but surely, Luke learns that a little bit of blue-sky thinking can go a long way, and things start to look up.
But when Luke's new resolve is tested, will he return to his old ways? Or can one fateful moment truly save a life?
A life-affirming story about a man who is given a second chance, perfect for fans of Mike Gayle and Imogen Clark.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm
PRAISE FOR S. D. ROBERTSON
'A heartwarming and thought-provoking story of grief, redemption and reinvention in our modern world. As Luke shows us, it's never too late to change your outlook and start searching for the positives in life.' Imogen Clark
'Parts of this story will have touched most of our lives, and the sensitivity the author gives to it is wonderful. This is a real tear-jerker.' The Sun
'Nobody writes about the tenderness and brutality of life like S.D. Robertson. My Sister's Lies is a stunning read. Raw, unflinching and beautiful, it breaks your heart in every way possible but leaves you with such a sense of hope.' Miranda Dickinson
'Stand By Me is a thoughtful story about the power of friendship and of the importance of keeping those we love always in our hearts.' Jaffareadstoo
'A heartbreaking tale' The Sun
'A wonderful tale of devastation and ultimately hope' KATHRYN HUGHES
'A MUST READ' Stewart Foster
'When I wasn't actually reading this book, I found myself thinking constantly about it. Real. Emotional. Powerful. A must-read for anyone who loves to lose themselves completely in a book.' CLAUDIA CARROLL
'One of those unique books that once read will truly stay with you for a lifetime.' Compellingreads.co.uk
'A sad, sweet, thought-provoking tale about the love and the bond between parents and children.' Lovereading.co.uk
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“A Very Enjoyable Read”
This is such a different read ,Luke is a hairdresser ,a bit grumpy with a very pessimistic attitude but he gets through life though it is a lonely one .Then his life is saved one night in a freak accident by Iris and... More
“Particularly relevant in this current pandemic”
This is a completely unexpected treasure. As we set off on our journey with Luke, I was not sure I liked the style, or indeed the character, in this book. The dialogue and explanations of Luke’s inner voice seemed... More
“Comforting, heartwarming novel for these times”
Thanks to publisher Avon Books UK and NetGalley for a digital advance reader's copy. All comments and opinions are my own.
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