- Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
- Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 06-01-13
- Language: English
- Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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When Cara dies in a car crash, Pen is left to cope with a secret widowhood. Along with that burden comes a hidden story of painful and pleasurable memories.
With humour and poignancy, Hood follows Pen through the week of Cara’s death; through the paralysis of grief and the ecstasy of nostalgia to a point where mourning and making a new life melt into one.
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By Anonymous User on 03-27-18
Detailed, witty observation of human behaviour
Beautifully observed micro level analysis of human behaviour after grief. Touches upon class, regret, memories and complicated, nuanced relationships.
By Becks on 09-18-13
This book tackles the unappetising subject of the loss of a lover and manages to infuse it with such dignity and humour that it is as hard to put down as any action fuelled blockbuster. The main character, the grieving Pen, is portrayed so vividly that I found myself really living her loss alongside her. Truly a beautiful book.
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