Not Forgetting The Whale

John Ironmonger

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co

Published: 10th Sep '15


THE STORY OF A MAN WHO HAD GIVEN UP HOPE… …AND THE VILLAGE THAT GAVE IT BACK TO HIM ‘Forget everything you know about apocalypses. This novel, set in Cornwall, will restore your faith in humanity’ Elle

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Previously published as NOT FORGETTING THE WHALETHE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER’A gentle and uplifting tale of warding off apocalypse in a remote corner of Cornwall . . . charming’ Financial TimesFor fans of ELEANOR OLIPHANT, THE ROSIE PROJECT & THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY.It all began with the whale.When a young man washes up on the sands of St Piran in Cornwall, it is clear to the villagers that this is not a regular day. What has brought him here? And what is the crisis only he understands, that threatens not only their community but all of civilisation?With a global pandemic on the horizon, and a whale lurking in the bay, the villagers of St Piran must band together to survive. Intimate, funny and heart-warming, John Ironmonger tells a compelling story about the important things that hold us together, and how hope can be found, even at the end of the world.’Fun, uplifting, charming’ Financial Times’A warm-hearted book crammed with ideas . . . very, very good’ Emerald Street’A tremendously enjoyable book’ Independent on Sunday

Additional information

Weight 0.274 kg
Dimensions 25 × 129 × 197 mm
Page Count 400