Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman

*A Richard & Judy Bookclub Pick Spring 2016*A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS is the unforgettable and completely captivating new novel from Sarah Winman, author of the international bestseller WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT and a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller.Marvellous Ways is eighty-nine years old and has lived alone in a remote Cornish creek for nearly all her life. Lately she's taken to spending her days sitting on a mooring stone by the river with a telescope. She's waiting for something - she's not sure what, but she'll know it when she sees it. Drake is a young soldier left reeling by the Second World War. When his promise to fulfil a dying man's last wish sees him wash up in Marvellous' creek, broken in body and spirit, the old woman comes to his aid. A Year of Marvellous Ways is a glorious, life-affirming story about the magic in everyday life and the pull of the sea, the healing powers of storytelling and sloe gin, love and death and how we carry on when grief comes snapping at our heels.

Buy A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780755390939
ISBN-10: 0755390938
Format: Paperback
(201mm x 126mm x 22mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Tinder Press
Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
Publish Date: 28-Dec-2015
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman

Book Reviews - A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Year of Marvellous Ways book by Sarah Winman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Sarah Winman

Sarah Winman grew up in Essex and now lives in London. She attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and went on to act in theatre, film and television. She has written three novels, WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT, A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS and TIN MAN.

Customers Also Bought

Boomerang Books customers who bought A Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman also bought the following titles:

Books By Sarah Winman

Tin Man by Sarah Winman
Hardback, July 2017
$25.23
Year of Marvellous Ways by Sarah Winman
Paperback, December 2015
$16.36
When God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman
Paperback, May 2011
$20.69