BOOKS

Operation Wandering Soul

Richard Powers

RRP: £8.99

1 August 2010

Published by Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781848871434

RRP: £4.99

16 May 2019

Published by Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781838950125

A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST

In the paediatrics ward of a public hospital, a group ofsick children is gathering. The surrogate parents of thisband – a tired, overworked surgical resident and hisphysiotherapist – are charged with prolonging theirlives using storytelling and make-believe alone.

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