What Milo Saw (Paperback)
Sphere, 9780751554274, 400pp.
Publication Date: October 13, 2015
ABIGstory about a small boy who sees the world a little differently
'I defy you not to fall in love with Milo . . . a future classic'
'Warm, wise and insightful'
Nine-year-old Milo Moon has retinitis pigmentosa: his eyes are slowly failing and he will eventually go blind. But for now he sees the world through a pin hole and notices things other people don't. When Milo's beloved gran succumbs to dementia and moves into a nursing home, Milo soon realises there's something wrong at the home. So with just Tripi, the nursing home's cook, and Hamlet, his pet pig, to help, Milo sets out on a mission to expose the nursing home and the sinister Nurse Thornhill.
Insightful, wise and surprising, What Milo Saw is filled with big ideas and simple truths. Milo sees the world in a very special way and it will be impossible for you not to fall in love with him and then share his story with everyone you know.
PRAISE FOR WHAT MILO SAW:
'If you loved The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, this is for you'
'A poignant a very clever read'
'You'll love this book. . . It might be wise to have a box of tissues at the ready'