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The River Capture by Mary Costello

£14.99

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ISBN: 9781782116431 Category: Tags: ,

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SHORTLISTED FOR EASON NOVEL OF THE YEAR IRISH BOOK AWARDS A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE IRISH TIMES and IRISH INDEPENDENT Luke O’Brien has left Dublin to live a quiet life on his family land 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 and enters his life with profound consequences. Her presence presents him and his family with an almost impossible dilemma. In a novel that pays glorious homage to Joyce The River Capture tells of one man’s descent into near madness and the possibility of rescue. This is a novel about love loyalty and the raging forces of nature. More than anything it is a book about the life of the mind and the redemptive powers of art.

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Weight 388 g
Dimensions 220 × 144 × 27 mm
Attribute Value 1

Hardback

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