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The Sway of Winter (Paperback): Orla Murphy

The Sway of Winter (Paperback)

Orla Murphy

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This is the story of Birgit, a young Scandanivian woman who has moved to a small island off the coast of Ireland to recover from a suffocating relationship and to rekindle an interest in painting. Geoff, a recovering alchoholic English widower, runs a local bookshop, and attempts to reconcile with his estranged son. Birgit journeys to Africa to work amongst the deprived but finds a mirror of her own emotional poverty, while Geoff mourns his wife's drowning and retreats again to drink. Their paths converge and the possibility of renewal is offered in a piquant glimpse of their future lives. The Sway of Winter is more a novel of feeling than of fact, a journey to the interior of two individuals whose stories are intertwined, enriched by the prospect of self-discovery. This nuanced tale of redemptive love engages the reader in a landscape at once familiar and intriguing, and carries a powerful emotional punch.

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Imprint: The Lilliput Press Ltd
Country of origin: Ireland
Release date: October 2002
Authors: Orla Murphy
Dimensions: 215 x 136mm (L x W)
Format: Paperback
Pages: 256
ISBN-13: 978-1-84351-002-4
Categories: Books > Fiction > General & literary fiction > Modern fiction
LSN: 1-84351-002-2
Barcode: 9781843510024

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