A bold and brilliant novel about love, lies and redemption from award-winning author Jenny Valentine - one of the greatest YA voices of her generation.
Iris' father, Ernest, is at the end of his life, and she hasn't even met him. Her best friend, Thurston, is somewhere on the other side of the world. Everything she thought she knew is up in flames. Now her mother has declared war and means to get her hands on Ernest's priceless art collection. But Ernest has other ideas. There are things he wants Iris to know after he's gone. And the truth has more than one way of coming to light.
©2015 Jenny Valentine (P)2015 HarperCollins Publishers Limited
"A beautifully written story, soaked in love and important things." (Steven Camden, author of Tape)
"Stunning. Rich in prose, with a profound depth to the characters and themes. Extremely moving." (Sarah Lean, author of A Dog Called Homeless)
"One of the very best books I've read all year. I finished this and immediately turned back to the beginning again." (Robin Stevens, author of Murder Most Unladylike)
"I loved the unconventional nature of this book. Each character is vivid and unique; intriguing and intricate." (Guardian Children's Books)
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