Sweet Sorrow (Hardback)David Nicholls (author)
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A decade after his phenomenal bestseller One Day, David Nicholls returns with a bittersweet and brilliantly funny coming-of-age tale. Told over one life-changing summer, it explores - with genuine tenderness - the transformative impact of first love in an ordinary life. An expert at evoking what it truly feels to be young and to be alive, Nicholls' novel promises to be something very special.
One life-changing summer. Sixteen-year-old Charlie meets Fran...
A hymn to the tragicomedy of ordinary lives, a celebration of the reviving power of friendship and that brief, blinding explosion of first love that perhaps can only be looked at directly once it has burned out.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 644 g
Dimensions: 233 x 152 x 37 mm
Praise for David Nicholls:
'Nicholls's gift is character. There is a sharp empathetic intelligence to his writing that makes his characters real... the clear writing often dazzles with truth... sad funny, soulful.' - The Observer
'David has a sublime talent for illuminating the murky causeway that most of us have to navigate between darkness and light.' - Donal Ryan
'Nicholls writes with such tender precision about love.' - The Times
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