The Hummingbird

Author(s): Sandro Veronesi

Fiction

'See, Dad? We're off to a very good start. The Man of the Future is a woman'
Marco Carrera is 'the hummingbird,' a man with the almost supernatural ability to stay still as the world around him continues to change.
As he navigates the challenges of life - confronting the death of his sister and the absence of his brother; taking care of his parents as they approach the end of their lives; raising his granddaughter when her mother, Marco's own child, can no longer be there for her; coming to terms with his love for the enigmatic Luisa - Marco Carrera comes to represent the quiet heroism that pervades so much of our everyday existence.
A surprising and deeply moving reinvention of the family saga, this is a thrilling novel about the need to look to the future with hope and live with intensity to the very end.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781474617475
  • : Orion Publishing Group, Limited
  • : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
  • : 0.3
  • : June 2021
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Sandro Veronesi
  • : Paperback
  • : 304