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Also by Matt Haig:

How to Stop Time, February 2018
Hardcover
The Girl Who Saved Christmas, November 2017
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A Boy Called Christmas, November 2016
Hardcover
The Radleys, January 2011
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Samuel Blink and the Runaway Troll, September 2008
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Samuel Blink And The Forbidden Forest, June 2008
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The Labrador Pact, March 2008
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The Dead Fathers Club, December 2007
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The Last Family In England, June 2005
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How to Stop Time
Matt Haig

Viking
February 2018
On Sale: February 6, 2018
336 pages
ISBN: 0525522875
EAN: 9780525522874
Kindle: B072Q8WX9K
Hardcover / e-Book
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Fiction | Fantasy

“The first rule is that you don’t fall in love,’ he said… ‘There are other rules too, but that is the main one. No falling in love. No staying in love. No daydreaming of love. If you stick to this you will just about be okay.'"

A love story across the ages - and for the ages - about a man lost in time, the woman who could save him, and the lifetimes it can take to learn how to live

Tom Hazard has a dangerous secret. He may look like an ordinary 41-year-old, but owing to a rare condition, he's been alive for centuries. Tom has lived history-- performing with Shakespeare, exploring the high seas with Captain Cook, and sharing cocktails with Fitzgerald. Now, he just wants an ordinary life.

So Tom moves back his to London, his old home, to become a high school history teacher--the perfect job for someone who has witnessed the city's history first hand. Better yet, a captivating French teacher at his school seems fascinated by him. But the Albatross Society, the secretive group which protects people like Tom, has one rule: Never fall in love. As painful memories of his past and the erratic behavior of the Society's watchful leader threaten to derail his new life and romance, the one thing he can't have just happens to be the one thing that might save him. Tom will have to decide once and for all whether to remain stuck in the past, or finally begin living in the present.

How to Stop Time is a bighearted, wildly original novel about losing and finding yourself, the inevitability of change, and how with enough time to learn, we just might find happiness.

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