Come Again

The debut novel from the no.1 bestselling author of How Not To Be a Boy

Robert Webb

Come Again by Robert Webb (Paperback ISBN 9781786890153) book cover

Available as Paperback, Hardback, eBook

The debut novel – a time-travelling story of love and adventure – from the number one bestselling author of How Not To Be a Boy and star of Peep Show

The debut novel – a time-travelling story of love and adventure – from the number one bestselling author of How Not To Be a Boy and star of Peep Show

‘Part adventure, part love story, part comedy’ Sunday Times
‘Fabulously Nineties and enjoyable’ Daily Mail

First Love. Second Time Lucky.

All hell has broken loose in Kate Marsden’s life. Her husband has died, she’s lost her job and now she’s pushed the last of her friends away. Then one day, she wakes up in the wrong body – and the wrong year. She’s eighteen again and it’s her first day of university. Which means today’s the day she’ll meet Luke, her future husband, for the first time.

If they can fall in love again, Kate might just be able to save him second time around.


“A genre-defying time-travel tale – part adventure, part love story, part comedy, part dissertation on bereavement … a breathtakingly insightful evocation of grief”
sunday Times

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“Takes a familiar what-if scenario and invests it with heart and nostalgia … Hugely moving … Webb’s memoir, How Not To Be a Boy, was a genuinely smart and affecting read; here, he proves that he can write about others as well as he writes about himself”
observer

“Webb’s first book, the memoir How Not To Be a Boy, established that as well as being funny on the telly he could write both sensitively and well. His first novel confirms it: it’s well-paced, nicely written and highly entertaining … in parts very poignant”
guardian

“Splendidly bleak, fabulously Nineties and enjoyable”
daily Mail

“Robert Webb’s effortlessly enjoyable debut novel is soaked in and a wry comment on nostalgia … his execution is smart, unexpected and full of pop cultural nous. It’s also a ripping adventure yarn … Tender, thoughtful and terrific fun”
metro


Robert Webb

Robert Webb is best known for his work as the Webb half of Mitchell & Webb in the Sony award-winning That Mitchell & Webb Sound and the Bafta award-winning That Mitchell & Webb Look, and as permanent man-boy Jeremy in the acclaimed Peep Show. In 2017, his call-to-arms memoir How Not To Be a Boy was a number one Sunday Times bestseller. Robert has been a columnist for the Daily Telegraph and the New Statesman, and now lives in London with his wife and daughters. Come Again is his first novel.

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Robert Webb – author of How Not to be a Boy, star of Peep Show and statistically half of Mitchell & Webb – talks about his debut novel, Come Again, out now in paperback!

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