By Tor Udall
After the surprising dying of his spouse, Audrey, Jonah sits on a bench in Kew Gardens, attempting to reassemble the shattered items of his existence.
Chloe, shaven-headed and abrasive, reveals solace within the origami she meticulously folds. but if she meets Jonah, her conscientiously built defences threaten to fall.
Milly, a toddler speedy to snicker, freely roams Kew, discovering good looks in all places she is going. yet the place is her mom and the place does she move while the gardens are closed?
Harry's goal is to save lots of vegetation from extinction. Quiet and enigmatic, he longs for anything – or anyone – who will root him extra firmly to the earth.
Audrey hyperlinks those strangers jointly. because the secret of her demise unravels, the characters trip during the seasons to benefit that tales, like paper, may be refolded and reformed. Haunted by means of songs and origami birds, this novel is a love letter to a backyard and a hymn to misplaced things.
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