Release Date: June 12, 2018
Zac Hutchinson is a ten-year-old boy living with his single mother, Juliet, in England. He doesn’t remember his father since he left the family when he was a baby. He starts to question his roots and finds his family is evasive with their answers. The details surrounding his father’s disappearance has been secreted by his mother and grandparents for a decade. As the facts unwind he learns that his mom still carries feelings for his father and makes it his goal to locate him.
Juliet is a hard working mom who struggles as a single parent. She lacks time to work full time and to effectively care for her curious son. Zac is overweight and lacking a male role model and which makes him a target for bullies. When she discovers Zac’s mission to find his father, she decides it’s time to help him on his quest.
Little Big Love is the US debut for UK author Katy Regan. The book is told in three voices providing an interesting perspective as it crosses multiple generations. This is a perfectly titled book which examines the depth of love and families.