‘A truly beautiful and haunting novel, and an incredible feat of storytelling’ DONAL RYAN, author of FROM A LOW AND QUIET SEA
‘A tender, unusual and gorgeously wrought love story’ RACHEL JOYCE, author of THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY
‘A truly magical and transformative novel. I loved it.’ KIRSTY CAPES, author of CARELESS
THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE DEBUT FROM TWO-TIME WINNER OF WALES BOOK OF THE YEAR CARYL LEWIS: A STORY OF LOVE, MAGIC AND THE IRRESISTIBLE LURE OF THE SEA.
Nefyn has always been an enigma, even to her brother Joseph with whom she lives in a small cottage above a blustery cove.
Hamza is a Syrian mapmaker, incarcerated in a military base a few miles up the coast.
A violent storm will bring these two lost souls together – but other forces will soon try to tear them apart…
Moving between the wild Welsh coast and war-torn Syria, Drift is a love story with a difference, a hypnotic tale of lost identity, the quest for home and the wondrous resilience of the human spirit.