Author(s): Costello, Mary,
Date of Publication: 01/10/2020,
Pagination: 272 pages,
Imprint: Canongate Books Ltd
Published By: Canongate Books Ltd
Book Classification: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Luke O'Brien has left Dublin to live a quiet life on the bend of the River Sullane. Alone in his big house, he longs for a return to his family's heyday and turns to books for solace. One morning a young woman arrives at his door, presenting Luke and his family with an almost impossible dilemma.
Shortlisted for Novel of the Year at the Irish Book Awards, the Dalkey Literary Awards and the Kerry Group Awards.