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Mr Carver’s Whale (Lyn Hughes, Fourth Estate)

On the volcanic island of Pico in the Azores, a young and crippled Antonio Mateus João Carvalho Cabral is delivered a sea chest of books. Among the many books he devours is The Mysterious World of Cetaceans, which captures his imagination and fosters a lifelong obsession with whales. While Antonio...

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Category: Reviews