Fiction Tony PARSONS Man and Boy

ISBN 13: 9780002257909

Man and Boy

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9780002257909: Man and Boy

A fabulously engaging and exciting novel about a man who has to learn about life and love the hard way. Harry Silver has it all. A successful job in TV, a gorgeous wife, a lovely child. And in one moment of madness, he chucks it all away. Man and Boy is the story of how he comes to terms with his life and achieves a degree of self-respect, bringing up his son alone and, gradually, learning what words like love and family really mean. It is very well written, pacy, funny, and heart-breakingly moving.

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Tony Parsons' debut novel Man and Boy was named the Butler & Tanner Book of the Year at the British Book Awards this evening in London. Published by HarperCollinsUK, Man and Boy has sold over 750,000 copies and been on the British bestsellers list for over 50 weeks.

Sourcebooks, Inc. -- an independent publisher based in the Chicago suburb of Naperville -- holds the North American rights for Man and Boy, which is the inaugural title in its new fiction imprint, Sourcebooks Landmark. The novel, which had an initial print run of 50,000, began shipping to U.S. bookstores on February 14th. Man and Boy is a Literary Guild Featured Alternate this Spring.

Parsons is scheduled for an initial 10-city American tour beginning on March 19th; he will be stopping in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Seattle, Minneapolis and Denver.

About the Author:

Tony Parsons is the author of Man and Boy , winner of the Book of the Year prize. His subsequent novels - One For My Baby, Man and Wife, The Family Way, Stories We Could Tell and My Favourite Wife - were all bestsellers. He lives in London.

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