The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud by Ben Sherwood
As a boy, Charlie St Cloud narrowly survived a car crash that killed Sam, his little brother. Years later, still unable to recover from his loss, Charlie has taken a job tending to the lawns and monuments in the New England cemetery where Sam is buried. When he meets Tess Carroll, a captivating, adventurous woman in training for a solo sailing trip around the globe, they discover a beautiful and uncommon connection that, after a violent storm at sea, eventually forces them to choose between death and life, past and present, holding on and letting go. The Death and Life of Charlie St Cloud is a romantic and uplifting novel about second chances and the liberating power of love.
About The Author
Ben Sherwood is the author of The Man Who Ate the 747. He was an award-winning journalist with NBC and ABC News, and his writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. Educated at Harvard and Oxford, he lives with his wife in New York and Los Angeles and is working on a new novel.
Paperback | 288 pages
129 x 197 x 17mm | 233g
06 Aug 2010
London, United Kingdom
A secondhand book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover, including very minimal scuff marks, but no holes or tears. All pages are undamaged, with very minimal creasing but no tearing. No pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.