Discuss the writing style in the novel.
In this novel, as well as her previous novel When God was a Rabbit, Sarah Winman shows us the magic of everyday life. Discuss the character of Marvellous Ways in the light of this.
Winman has acted in theatre, film and television. How do you think this experience has affected the way she tells a story?
The themes of grief and loss form a key part of the novel. Discuss this, and what hope you find in the novel.