Small Things Like These (Claire Keegan)

Small Things Like These

Author: Claire Keegan
List: Recent Prize Winner Short List (Man Booker, 2022)
Year of publication: 2021
Pages: 118 [½]
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It is 1985 in a small Irish town. During the weeks leading up to Christmas, Bill Furlong, a coal merchant and family man faces into his busiest season. Early one morning, while delivering an order to the local convent, Bill makes a discovery which forces him to confront both his past and the complicit silences of a town controlled by the church.


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