by Claire Keegan


A heartbreaking, haunting story of childhood, loss and love by one of Ireland's most acclaimed writers.

From the author of the Booker-shortlisted Small Things Like These

It is a hot summer in rural Ireland. A girl is sent to live with foster parents on a 
farm, not knowing when she will return home. In the strangers' house, she finds a warmth and affection she has not known before and slowly begins to blossom in their care. But in a house where there are meant to be no secrets, she discovers how fragile her idyll is.


Format: Paperback
Page Count: 96 Pages
Imprint: Faber
Published: Jan 2023
ISBN: 9780571379149

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