Mum & Dad
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The number one bestselling author Joanna Trollope talks about her latest book Mum & Dad with Amber Beard. It’s been 25 years since Gus and Monica left England to start a new life in Spain, building a vineyard and wine business from the ground up. However, when Gus suffers a stroke and their idyllic Mediterranean life is thrown into upheaval, it’s left to their three grown-up children in London to step in. Tackling today’s social issues in a compassionate and humorous manner, Trollope’s twenty-second novel is a brilliantly drawn examination of what happens when the roles of parents and children are reversed. As parents age, children grow up and families diverge, how do we look after one another?
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