Phenomenal story of a young man with an unusual obsession: a love of orchids. A totally novel quest by an authentic author. A book to sit on the shelf between Simon Armitage's Walking Home, Patrick Barkham's The Butterfly Isles and The Shepherd's Life: A Tale of the Lake District. Leif is a future star of the genre: wise beyond his years. A book for members of the National Trust and plant lovers everywhere. Massive publicity already shaping up, starting with Sat Times colour feature, accompanied by Leif's own photographs & illustrations.