The Most Uplifting Books in Literary History.
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
Rachel Joyce, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry – He only left home to post a letter, or so he thought. In fact, Harold Fry had just set off to walk the length of Britain. Utterly unprepared, he doesn’t have walking boots or waterproof clothing, but he is compelled to keep moving forward on his one-man odyssey from Devon to Berwick-on-Tweed. It is redolent of religious pilgrimage, linked to saving a life, but the question is: whose life?