The global bestselling debut, now a word-of-mouth classic – a heart-rending story of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who face a life-changing moral dilemma when a baby in a boat washes up on their island. THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Over 3 million copies sold A Richard and Judy bookclub favourite Goodreads historical category winner Extraordinary and heartrending MARKUS ZUSAK, author of The Book Thief A boat washes up on the shore of a remote lighthouse keepers island. It holds a dead man – and a crying baby. The only two islanders, Tom and his wife Izzy, are about to make a devastating decision. They break the rules and follow their hearts. What happens next will break yours. Unforgettable Guardian A moving tale …prepare to weep New York Times

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Published

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09/05/2013