Annie Dunne and her cousin Sarah live ands work on a small farm in a remote and beautiful part of Wicklow in late 1950s Ireland.
When Annie's nephew and his wife set out to go to London to find work, their two small children, a little boy and his older sister, are brought down to spend the summer with their grand-aunt. A summer of adventure, pain, delight and ultimately epiphany unfolds in this poignant and exquisitely told story of innocence, loss and reconciliation.
'Unsentimental and exact, like clear glass.' The Times
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st July 2005
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 12.6 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.19
Edition Number: 1