I love this book. There, I said it. If it were possible, I would leave the review at just that.
It's been a long time since I've spoken so passionately about a book that at least five people bought it after a lunch or meeting with me. Or that I've talked about a novel's characters as if they were old friends. Or that I've dog-eared so many pages I have some folded both ways because there were lines on both sides that I wanted to remember. I own the paperback; I want the hardcover. If you are a friend of mine and have a birthday or special event anytime soon, you can guess your gift.
The story couldn't be simpler. Patrick lives in a nursing home. He's i