Nicholas Evans studied law at Oxford University after serving in Africa with the Voluntary Service Overseas. He then studied journalism and worked as a newspaper reporter, television producer, and screenwriter before writing four bestselling novels. The Horse Whisperer, his first book, was made into a celebrated movie directed by Robert Redford. He lives in Devon with his wife, singer/songwriter Charlotte Gordon Cumming.
"A compelling portrait of three people who love each other but
can't break through the self-created walls that keep them
"Compelling . . . a real page-turner."--San Francisco Chronicle
"Fascinating . . . moving . . . a big, engrossing book [with] an unexpected endeing that surprises mightily."--Los Angeles Times "Brilliance pervades this five-hankerchief weepie."--The Times (London) "Outstanding . . . a book of rare power and beauty."--Booklist