From the inspirational author of Tuesdays with Morrie comes the compelling tale of the man who became Father Time.
FROM THE MASTER STORYTELLER WHOSE BOOKS HAVE TOUCHED THE HEARTS OF OVER 40 MILLION READERS
'Mitch Albom sees the magical in the ordinary' Cecilia Ahern
Banished for centuries, as punishment for trying to measure time, the inventor of the world's first clock is finally granted his freedom, along with a mission: a chance to redeem himself by teaching two people the true meaning of time.
He embarks on a journey with two unlikely partners: a teenage girl who is about to give up on life and a wealthy, ageing businessman who wants to live for ever. To save himself, he must save them both.
Gripping, and filled with deep human truth, this unforgettable story will inspire readers everywhere to reconsider their own notions of time and just how precious it truly is.
WHAT READERS SAY ABOUT THE TIME KEEPER
'As usual, Albom kept me completely captivated throughout this entire book. My only complaint is that it wasn't longer!'
'A touching story which everyone can relate to. This book is philosophical, touching and insightful - a true gem'
'Another awesome read . . . Wish his books went on forever'
'One of the best books I have ever read!'
'An absolute masterpiece! This one book provides much wisdom'
Mitch Albom sees the magical in the ordinary
Powerful . . . Albom has touched the lives of a lot of people he never even knew - Time
Compelling and uplifting - Independent
A writer with soul - Los Angeles Times
Albom breaks hearts with his stories - Mirror
This is an unforgettable story, poignant, inspirational and beautifully written. Splendid - Image Magazine
For Albom fans, this adult fairytale will inspire and satisfy readers in search of a more meditative approach to life in a fast-paced yet wonderful world - Irish Independent
An enthralling fantasy ... A story that makes the reader consider the real value of their lives - The Lady
Mitch Albom is an internationally bestselling author, screenwriter, playwright, and award-winning journalist. He is the author of seven consecutive number one New York Times bestsellers and has sold over forty million copies of his books in forty-seven languages worldwide, including Tuesdays with Morrie, which is the bestselling memoir of all time.
Albom also works as a columnist and broadcaster and has founded nine charities in Detroit and operates an orphanage in Port Au Prince, Haiti. He lives with his wife, Janine, in Michigan.