Weight of Him, The

Ethel Rohan

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Atlantic Books

Published: 01-02-2018

£7.99

‘Ethel Rohan shows herself to be one of those rare, courageous writers who dare to take on the ‘ordinary’ and show just how extraordinary it really is. A brave and moving book.’ John Banville

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Description

How do you carry on, when you lose someone you love? Big Billy Brennan’s family is reeling from loss, his marriage is a partnership in name alone, and eating is the only thing getting him through. In his close-knit town, Billy can’t escape his notoriety. But when Billy decides to take on the two things weighing him down – his grief, and his fat – he takes on much more than just a personal attempt at recovery…The Weight of Him is an unforgettable, big-hearted novel about loss and redemption, and what can be achieved when an everyday hero finds the courage to try to better his world.

Additional information

Weight 0.25 kg
Dimensions 21 × 129 × 198 mm
Page Count 352