The Gift

The Gift

Cecelia Ahern

ISBN
9780007326334
Pub date
01/10/2009
Imprint
HarperCollins
Binding
Paperback
Format
A Format 111x178mm
Extent
368 pages
Price
£7.99
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Book Overview


Step into the magical world of Cecelia Ahern

If you could wish for one gift this Christmas, what would it be?

Lou Suffern wishes he could be in two places at once. His constant battle with the clock is a sensitive issue with his wife and family.

Gabe wishes he was somewhere warm. When Lou invites Gabe, a homeless man who sits outside his office, into the building and into his life, Lou’s world is changed beyond all measure…

An enchanting and thoughtful Christmas story that speaks to all of us abut the value of time and what is truly important in life.

About the author


Before embarking on her writing career, Cecelia Ahern completed a degree in journalism and media studies. Her first novel, PS, I Love You was one of the biggest-selling debut novels of 2004 and a number one bestseller. Her successive bestselling novels are Where Rainbows End, If You Could See Me Now, A Place Called Here and Thanks for the Memories. PS, I Love You, starring Hilary Swank, is now a major motion picture. Cecelia has also co-created the hit American television comedy series Samantha Who? which stars Christina Applegate. Cecelia lives in County Dublin.Before embarking on her writing career, Cecelia Ahern completed a degree in journalism and media studies. Her first novel, PS, I Love You was one of the biggest-selling debut novels of recent years and a number one bestseller. Her successive bestselling novels are Where Rainbows End, If You Could See Me Now, A Place Called Here, Thanks for the Memories, The Gift, The Book of Tomorrow and The Time of My Life. PS, I Love You became an International box office success, starring Hilary Swank. Cecelia has also co-created the hit American television comedy series Samantha Who? She lives in County Dublin.

Reviews


  • ‘Utterly irresistible . . . I devoured it in one sitting’ Marian Keyes, Irish Times
  • ‘An intriguing, heartfelt novel, which makes you think about the value of life’ Glamour
  • ‘A heavenly gift that speaks to the heart’ Irish Independent
  • ‘Heart-warming, emotional, funny and filled with unexpected twists’ RTE Guide