The Crossing

The Crossing

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 14/07/2016
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Synopsis

'ANDREW MILLER'S WRITING IS A SOURCE OF WONDER AND DELIGHT' Hilary Mantel

'ONE OF OUR MOST SKILFUL CHRONICLERS OF THE HUMAN HEART AND MIND' Sunday Times

'Enthralling'
Financial Times

'Remarkable'
Guardian

'Hypnotic'
Mail on Sunday

An extraordinary portrait of modern love and motherhood, the lure of the sea and the unknowability of others, from the critically acclaimed author of Pure

Who else has entered Tim's life the way Maud did? This young woman who fell past him, lay seemingly dead on the ground, then stood and walked. That was where it all began.

As magnetic as she is inscrutable, Maud defies expectations and evades explanation - a daughter, girlfriend and mother who, in the wake of a tragedy, embarks on a dangerous voyage across the Atlantic, not knowing where it will lead . . .

PRAISE FOR ANDREW MILLER

'Unique, visionary, a master at unmasking humanity'
Sarah Hall

'A writer of very rare and outstanding gifts'
Independent on Sunday

'A highly intelligent writer, both exciting and contemplative'
The Times

'A wonderful storyteller'
Spectator

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781444753523
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Weight: 240g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 24 mm

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The Crossing
Ending was predictable, but the journey well worthwhile
This is one of those books that stopped the world for me. Husband would suggest a DVD; I would plead more time with this novel instead. It centres on a wo... READ MORE
Roz Morris