An edition in good condition with normal shelfwear and slight discoloration. There is a previous owner's pencil signature on the front flyleaf.
The Light That Failed is a story of love, loss, and redemption. The novel follows the journey of two families, the Mee family and the Chough family, as they are both affected by the Great War. The Mee family is a wealthy family that is struggling to keep their business afloat while their son, Rudyard, is away fighting in the war. The Chough family is a family of coal miners who are struggling to make ends meet while their son, Willie, is away fighting in the war. Rudyard and Willie meet each other while they are both in the trenches and become friends. Willie tells Rudyard about the horrors of the war, and Rudyard tells Willie about his dreams of becoming a writer. The two families are able to connect through their shared experiences of the war, and they are able to heal their wounds. The Light That Failed is a story of hope and redemption.; 32mo; 313 pages.