In the dead of winter, Eric arrives at the island where he has spent so many summers with Claudia, ready to subject himself to an endless series of gray days. Mía, the girl in charge of cleaning the bungalows where he is staying, asks him for help with her father, Julio, whose apparent dementia swallows him up and makes him incapable of recognizing his own daughter.
The strange relationship Eric will establish con Julio, a bright-eyed, optimistic man, will offer Eric the possibility of reconciling with himself, and at the same time, discovering his new friend’s past and the hidden secrets father and daughter share.
Fishing in the Clouds, Mikel Izal’s first novel, is a thriller and an emotional journey at the same time. An intense and captivating story of overcoming.
Mikel Izal is the vocalist and songwriter of one of Spain's most successful and important indie bands: IZAL.