Tree Surgery for Beginners

by Patrick Gale


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‘A very funny, often sad, erudite eclectic novel writ with style. Terrific’
Time Out

About this book:

A funny, elegant and eclectic novel of love, lies and the secrets we live with

When Lawrence Frost wakes up one morning to discover his wife and child have gone missing, there is gruesome evidence to suggest he may be the main suspect in a murder investigation. Confused, threatened with the loss of everything he loves, Lawrence is sent to the Caribbean on a kill-or-cure cruise.

On board and ashore he will discover love, deceit, the truth about his missing family, and the blessings that come with surrendering to destiny.

The Times


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