This book, like Connie and Samuel's lives, is much bigger than their experience of misfortune.
There are many joyous moments as brother and sister reflect, often wryly and honestly, on the power of their bond and the full catastrophe that is family life.
The Johnsons' memoir is bracing and affecting.
It would be easy to spend the whole of this review listing the blows that Connie Johnson has endured.
Poignant, inspirational, honest...this has it all
There are many joyous moments as brother and sister reflect, often wryly and honestly, on their bond.
Part memoir, part family journey and part insight into the deep bonds of love that bind a pretty exceptional brother and sister together, Love Your Sister, is the kind of book that will change the way you see what's important.
Part memoir, part diary, part conversation, this is an unforgettable story of how far a brother will go for his sister.