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The Queen of Dirt Island

15.99

Author Donal Ryan Published by Doubleday Ireland ISBN 9781781620403 EAN 9781781620403 Bic Code Cover Paperback

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The Aylward women are mad about each other, but you wouldn’t always think it. You’d have to know them to know – in spite of what the neighbours might say about raised voices and dramatic scenes – that their house is a place of peace, filled with love, a refuge from the sadness and cruelty of the world. Their story begins at an end and ends at a beginning. It’s a story of terrible betrayals and fierce loyalties, of isolation and togetherness, of transgression, forgiveness, desire, and love. About all the things family can be and all the things it sometimes isn’t. More than anything, it is uplifting celebration of fierce, loyal love and the powerful stories that last generations.