The Last Voyage of Mrs Henry Parker by Joanna Nell
This is the very moving story of a lifetime of love between Dr Henry Parker, a ship's doctor, and his wife. They met on her first cruise, but now Evelyn is sadly suffering from early dementia. It makes for sole hilarious and heart-warming moments. Evelyn thinks she has lost Henry and her search on board for him forms the novels structure, as she regales new friends with tales of life at sea. This award-winning author tackles the harsh realities of ageing with a god does of humour and a satisfying ending.