Love and Sleep (häftad)
Fler böcker inom
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Antal sidor
Faber & Faber
Love and Sleep (häftad)

Love and Sleep

A Romance

Häftad Engelska, 2003-02-01
Specialorder (osäker tillgång). Skickas inom 11-20 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Sean O'Reilly's debut novel is a journey into the dark pysche of Niall, a young man on the run from the past and denying himself a future. Arriving in Derry, years after he left for a wandering life - from city to city in Europe, from woman to woman - Niall finds that little has changed. The streets are still blighted by sectarian violence and the pubs in the city still cater for the lost and lonely in this grey and unforgiving world. Just as his memories, fears or desires threaten to consume him, Niall enters into a dangerous relationship with Lorna, a committed socialist with a dark side of her own. Haunted by a past that only gradually gives up its secrets and insensate through a cocktail of booze and drugs, Niall lives his life to extremes, testing the limits of those around him and pushing himself ever closer to destruction. Love and Sleep confirms O'Reilly's reputation as a writer of rare lyrical power and urgency.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Love and Sleep
  2. +
  3. Bowie's Books

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Bowie's Books av John O'Connell (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 248 kr


Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Bloggat om Love and Sleep

Övrig information

Born in Derry in 1969, Sean O'Reilly is the acclaimed author of the short story collection Curfew, and the novel Love and Sleep. He lives in Ireland.