Life is Good

Alex Capus

Life is Good

Alex Capus

Distributed for Haus Publishing

Translated by John Brownjohn
160 pages | 5 x 8 | © 2018
Paper $19.95 ISBN: 9781910376928 Will Publish March 2018 Not for sale in the United Kingdom or Europe
Max has been married to Tina for twenty-five years. She is the love of his life, but now he must come to terms with the fact that she is to spend a year away on a work assignment—away, for the first time, from their home, their children and their life together. Her absence leaves him feeling like an Odysseus in reverse: he stays put whilehis Penelope goes out into the world.

Max, alone with his three teenage sons for the first time, is left contemplating life and the daily routine of the little bar of which he is the proprietor. As he spends more time with the regulars their problems begin to become his own. This new novel by Alex Capus is a hymn to trust, friendship and life’s small pleasures. Told with his trademark humor, Life is Good is a novel about finding contentment in rootedness as the world speeds up. 
 
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