A novel about a young girl, Eleni, taking her old aunt, Bigw, who is nearly a hundred, for a ride in a car. During the car journey, the reader is transported back and forth through time, with memories interwoven between the generations. The bitter-sweet relationship between these relatives is skilfully portrayed by the author. The car journey is also a metaphor of a journey through life. Time and old age are the major themes of this unusual novel which juxtaposes the lives of the young and old. The latest title in Gomers groundbreaking series, which brings together the two languages of Wales, offering the non Welsh speakers and Welsh learners the opportunity to sample a range of the very best of Welsh literature. The original Welsh version won the Prose Medal at the National Eisteddfod in 1991 to high acclaim by the adjudicators of the competition and literary critics.