One day I hope to be able to tell my daughter a story about a dark time, the dark days before she was born, and how her coming was a ray of light. 'We got lost for a while', this story will begin, 'but then we found our way.' Set just before the birth of Flynn's first child, a daughter, this impassioned memoir explores the fears and joys of becoming a father, whilst artfully interweaving passages from Flynn's own childhood. Haunted by a history of addiction, a relationship with a fantasist father and a longing to connect ...

The Ticking Is the Bomb 2010, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393068160


The Ticking Is the Bomb 2010, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781441715821

MP3 format

The Ticking is the Bomb 2009, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571243709


Mass-market paperback