Fiction, General Fiction
Paperback Published on: 07/05/2015
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Now a major TV drama starring Tom Hollander and Saskia Reeves.

David Nicholls brings to bear all the wit and intelligence that graced One Day in this brilliant, bittersweet novel about love and family, husbands and wives, parents and children.

Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2014.

Douglas Petersen understands his wife's need to 'rediscover herself' now that their son is leaving home. He just thought they'd be doing their rediscovering together. So when Connie announces that she will be leaving, too, he resolves to make their last family holiday into the trip of a lifetime: One that will draw the three of them closer, and win the respect of his son. One that will make Connie fall in love with him all over again.

The hotels are booked, the tickets bought, the itinerary planned and printed.

What could possibly go wrong?

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9780340897010
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Weight: 310g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 131 x 27 mm

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This book did not do it for me !
Douglas and Connie have been married for more than twenty years when Connie announces that she thinks their marriage has run its course and she wants to le... READ MORE
Milton of Campsie  Annie
Throughout this whole book, I found it touching. Having to release the book from my grip was almost impossible. The way this story is written forms splendi... READ MORE
Charlotte Nettleton
Janet Anne Mitchell
Wasn't all it's made out to be!
For the majority of this novel I found it very tedious and was thinking about what book to read next. I don't like starting a novel then giving up on it so... READ MORE
Us - David Nicholls
He was a new author to me. I chose this novel as a holiday read - and it was very satisfying. Not the most demanding read but well constructed, good pacey ... READ MORE
Jean Bryant
The Grand Tour
I was looking forward to this book as I really enjoyed One Day, The Understudy and Starter For Ten. It seems though that this anticipation may have ruined... READ MORE
Marjorie Odonnell