It’s 1988 and Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley have only just met. But after only one day together, they can’t stop thinking about one another. Over twenty years, snapshots of that relationship are revealed on the same day—July 15th—of each year. Dex and Em face squabbles and ﬁ ghts, hopes and missed opportunities, laughter and tears. As the true meaning of this one crucial day is revealed, they must come to grips with the nature of love and life itself.
“An instant classic.” —People
“A light but surprisingly deep romance so thor-oughly satisfying.” —Entertainment Weekly
“Fluid, expertly paced, highly observed, and at times, both funny and moving.” —The Boston Globe
About David Nicholls
David Nicholls trained as an actor before making the switch to writing. He is the author of two previous novels—Starter For Ten and The Understudy. He has also written many screenplays for film and television, including the feature film adaptation of Starter For Ten…. More about David Nicholls