About this book
There's only one person who ever understood 14-year-old June Elbus, and that's her uncle. But when he suddenly dies of a mysterious illness, June's world is turned upside down, that is until she meets Toby, a strange man lingering behind the crowd at the funeral... A tender and powerful debut novel of love lost and found, and an unforgettable portrait of the way compassion can make us whole again. Jacket artwork not finalised.
My sister Greta and I were having our portrait painted by our Uncle Finn that afternoon because he knew he was dying ...