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How to stop time

How to stop time

Haig, Matt, 1975- author

Tom Hazard has a dangerous secret. He may look like an ordinary 41-year-old, but he was born in 1581. Owing to a rare condition, he's been alive for centuries. From Shakespeare's England to jazz age Paris and voyaging the Pacific, Tom has seen a lot, and now craves an ordinary life. Always changing his identity to stay alive, Tom now has the perfect cover - working as a history teacher at a London school. Here, he can teach the kids about wars and witch hunts as if he'd never witnessed them first-hand. He can try to tame the past that is fast catching up with him. The only thing Tom mustn't do is fall in love. 'How to Stop Time' is a wild, bittersweet, time-travelling story about losing and finding yourself; about the certainty of change, and the mistakes humans are doomed to repeat. And about the lifetimes it can take to learn how to live

Large print, Book. English. Large type books. General.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print Books, 2017
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  • Central – Earliest copy due back 31st October

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    C162047060 SP Adult Fiction Due back 31st October

Details

Statement of responsibility: Matt Haig
ISBN: 1510080651, 9781510080652
Note: Standard print edition originally published: Edinburgh: Canongate.
Physical Description: 533 pages (large print)