The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
'A charming, unforgettable story.'
- Harper's Bazaar
40 years of marriage.
8 golden charms.
One man's journey of discovery.
Having been married for over 40 years, 69-year-old Arthur Pepper is mourning the loss of his wife. On the anniversary of her death, he finally musters the courage to go through her possessions, and happens upon a charm bracelet that he has never seen before.
What follows is a surprising adventure that takes Arthur from London to Paris and India in an epic quest to find out the truth about his wife's secret life before they met, a journey that leads him to find healing, self-discovery, and love in the most unexpected of places.
Charming by name, charming by nature, this book is a balm for the soul and heart.' - The Sun
Readers have fallen in love with The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper:
'I enjoyed this lovely book so much. Recommended if you want to read a poignant, warm-hearted story'
'A lovely book and very well written with gentle humour and charm'
'A little gem of a book peppered with humour'
'Will leave you feeling warm and content by the end'
'Absolutely the best book I have read in a long time. The story was lovely'
'I truly loved every page! The most beautiful story that I've ever read!'
'A delightful read. I adored it'
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - etxgardener - LibraryThing
There seems to be a new fiction genre that concerns older British men who are set in their ways and living lives of quiet desperation until they get a nudge from a person or a past event or both and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Romonko - LibraryThing
This is a wonderful book of aging and loss. When the story begins, we meet 69 year old Arthur Pepper. His wife of 40 years passed away a year before this book begins, and Arthur has been living alone ... Read full review