Wry, poignant and inventive - this is a story about a boy, and a young man, who feels lost in this uncertain world and is struggling to find his way.
Sabrina Broadbent's debut novel, Descent, won the WH Smith Raw Talent Award. She lives in London and works part-time as an English teacher. A Boy's Guide to Track and Field is her second novel.
"Countless modern novels tackle the breakdown of previously equal relationships between men and women following the arrival of children, but few do it with the sparkle and perception of Broadbent" * Guardian * "This stunning debut... is not to be missed... very funny, absorbing and moving, this comes highly recommended" * Good Book Guide * "Peppered with sharp observations... refreshingly original" -- Tom Boncza-Tomaszewski * Independent on Sunday * "Acutely and wittily observed" -- Kate Saunders * The Times * "An entertaining take on the mores of contemporary society" * Time Out *