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Tom has just 20 seconds to save the world. But which world will he choose?

This is a love story that could only have happened because of an accident of time travel. In it we meet Tom and Penny, who belong to a world so perfect there's no war, no poverty, no under-ripe avocados.

But when something awful happens to Penny and Tom tries to make it right - you guessed it, with time travel - he accidentally destroys everything and wakes up in our broken, mixed-up world.

Only here, Penny and Tom have a second chance.

Should he try to fix everything and go back to his brilliant, but loveless world, or remain in our broken one and take a chance on being happy with Penny?

Reviews

Witty and emotional . . . a page-turning delight

Maria Semple, author of Where'd You Go, Bernadette

A mind-bending time travel caper

Guardian

Sharp and funny

Daily Mail

Thrilling and refreshingly optimistic

Andy Weir, author of The Martian

Amazing, dazzling, exuberant, touching

Washington Post

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Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9781405927024

    May 28, 2018

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $26.00

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  • Hardback

    9780718184070

    March 15, 2017

    Michael Joseph

    400 pages

    RRP $48.00

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  • All Our Wrong Todays
    Elan Mastai

    EBook

    9781405927017

    March 15, 2017

    Penguin eBooks

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