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The Green Road

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 336 Nombre de pages
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Anne Enright was born in Dublin, where she now lives and works. She has published three volumes of stories, one book of nonfictio... Lire la suite
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Anne Enright was born in Dublin, where she now lives and works. She has published three volumes of stories, one book of nonfiction, and five novels. In 2015, she was named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction. Her novel The Gathering won the Man Booker Prize, and her last novel, The Forgotten Waltz, won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction.



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From internationally acclaimed author Anne Enright comes a shattering novel set in a small town on Ireland's Atlantic coast. The Green Road is a tale of family and fracture, compassion and selfishness-a book about the gaps in the human heart and how we strive to fill them.

Spanning thirty years, The Green Road tells the story of Rosaleen, matriarch of the Madigans, a family on the cusp of either coming together or falling irreparably apart. As they grow up, Rosaleen's four children leave the west of Ireland for lives they could have never imagined in Dublin, New York, and Mali, West Africa. In her early old age their difficult, wonderful mother announces that she's decided to sell the house and divide the proceeds. Her adult children come back for a last Christmas, with the feeling that their childhoods are being erased, their personal history bought and sold.

A profoundly moving work about a family's desperate attempt to recover the relationships they've lost and forge the ones they never had, The Green Road is Enright's most mature, accomplished, and unforgettable novel to date.

Informations sur le produit

Titre: The Green Road
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Code EAN: 9780393352801
ISBN: 978-0-393-35280-1
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: W. W. Norton & Company
Genre: Romans et récits
nombre de pages: 336
Poids: 268g
Taille: H212mm x B142mm x T25mm
Année: 2016