Your Still Beating Heart (Paperback)

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From its show-stopping opening scene, Keevil's tightly plotted page turner is full of momentum and unforgettable characters. Moving, profound and ultimately joyful, it turns on an exceptionally clever twist and is as revealing in its psychological acuity as it is in its portrait of organised crime. All it takes to change a life is a single moment. A random stabbing on a London bus leaves Eira stripped of a future that should have been hers and propels her into a life skewed out of all recognition. In Prague, the city where she and her husband got engaged, the city where now she flees to in her grief, a chance meeting leads to an intriguing proposition. There's a small job for someone like her: someone without a criminal record or personal connections; someone willing to take a minor risk. All she needs to do is pick something up, and drive back. Just once. Only ever once. Her mission takes her to a place where life is cheap and sordid deals are done. Risking her own life to save another, she must confront unspeakable evil and outrun those who would betray her.

About the Author


Tyler Keevil is the author of three novels, including The Drive (also published by Myriad) and No Good Brother (Borough Press), he has received numerous awards, most notably the Wales Book of the Year People's Prize and the Writers' Trust of Canada /McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize. He is Director of the MA in Creative Writing at Cardiff University. He grew up in Vancouver and moved to Wales in his twenties, and now lives in Abergavenny, Wales.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781838386009
ISBN-10: 1838386009
Publisher: Myriad Editions
Publication Date: December 29th, 2021
Pages: 320
Language: English