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The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy - October 2014 Book of the Month - Exclusive Slipcase Edition

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The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy - October 2014 Book of the Month - Exclusive Slipcase Edition

Author: Rachel Joyce

Price: £25.00

Published by: Doubleday

Date Available: 09 October 2014

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An EXCLUSIVE Slipcase Edition (500 copies) of this touching and wonderful novel.

 

From the author of the worldwide bestseller, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, an exquisite, funny and heartrending parallel story.

 

When Queenie Hennessy discovers that Harold Fry is walking the length of England to save her, and all she has to do is wait, she is shocked. Her note to him had explained she was dying from cancer. How can she wait?

A new volunteer at the hospice suggests that Queenie should write again; only this time she must tell Harold the truth. Composing this new message, the volunteer promises, will ensure Queenie hangs on. It will also atone for the secrets of the past. As the volunteer points out, 'It isn't Harold who is saving you. It is you, saving Harold Fry.'

This is that letter. A letter that was never sent.

Told in simple, emotionally-honest prose, with a mischievous bite, this is a novel about the journey we all must take to learn who we are; it is about loving and letting go. And most of all it is about finding joy in unexpected places and at times we least expect.

 

Queenie thought her first letter would be the end of the story. She was wrong. It was just the beginning...

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Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 978-0857522450

 
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