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The Rest of Their Lives

The Rest of Their Lives

Author: Jean-Paul Didierlaurent
$29.99(AUD)  inc GST
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As with his last book, Reader on the 6.27, this is a novel filled with memorable characters that will stay with you long after the final page. It’s an unforgettable journey exploring what is familiar to us all: life, love, loneliness, heartbreak and the inescapable fate that awaits us all. A truly delightful read.    Fran


Filled with all the larger-than-life characters and enchanting storytelling that made readers fall for The Reader on the 6.27, Jean-Paul Didierlaurent's follow-up novel, The Rest of Their Lives, is set to charm the world.It's difficult to find love in a profession like Ambroise's - even his father despises what he does . . .And while Manelle - a home-help for the elderly in the same small French town - adores her days spent with her eccentric clients, she too often ends her evenings alone.So when an unusual request from Manelle's favourite client - eighty-two-year-old retired chef-gourmand Samuel - brings the two of them together for an unlikely road-trip to Switzerland, along with Ambroise's cake-loving grandmother, it might just be time for the rest of their lives to begin . . .

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From the author of The Reader on the 6.27, Jean-Paul Didierlaurent, comes another enchanting adventure into the land of love . . .


Readers will find the same sensitivity, the same poetry, the same humour as in The Reader on the 6:27 . . . A charming story * RTL *

Author description

Jean-Paul Didierlaurent lives in the Vosges region of France. His short stories have twice won the International Hemingway Award and his debut novel, The Reader on the 6.27, was a bestseller both in the UK and internationally. The Rest of Their Lives is his second novel.

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General Fields

  • : 9781509840359
  • : Pan Macmillan
  • : Mantle
  • : August 2017
  • : 234mm X 153mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : November 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 843.92
  • : English
  • : Air Iri OME
  • : Paperback
  • : Jean-Paul Didierlaurent
  • : 304