Little Boy Lost
Publish date: 2001
Pages no: 230
Edition language: English
Daisy, I just received a message that you liked a review I had written for a completely different book, The Bridge on the Drina. Thank you! It got me thinking how important it is to tell others when we DON'T like a book. Perhaps we can warn others..... Little Boy Lost finishes with a "sophisticated...
Written and set shortly after WW2, it tells the story of Hilary, an English widower and poet, looking for his son in Paris, whom he last saw on the day of his birth nearly five years earlier. It is incredibly poignant, but in a very light, natural way and, very unusually, nearly had me in tears towa...