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The gathering

Autor: Anne Enright
Editora: New York : Black Cat ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2007.
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As nine members of the Hegarty clan gather for the wake of their drowned brother Liam, his sister Veronica remembers the secret he shared with her about what happened in their grandmother's house thirty years ago, a betrayal that spans three generations.
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Gênero/Forma: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Tipo de Material: Ficção
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Anne Enright
ISBN: 9780802170392 0802170390
Número OCLC: 164586458
Prêmios: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2007.
Descrição: 260 pages ; 21 cm
Responsabilidade: Anne Enright.

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As nine members of the Hegarty clan gather for the wake of their drowned brother Liam, his sister Veronica remembers the secret he shared with her about what happened in their grandmother's house thirty years ago, a betrayal that spans three generations.

"The nine surviving children of the Hegarty clan are gathering in Dublin for the wake of their wayward brother, Liam, drowned in the sea. His sister, Veronica, collects the body and keeps the dead man company, guarding the secret she shares with him - something that happened in their grandmother's house in the winter of 1968. As Enright traces the line of betrayal and redemption through three generations, she shows how memories warp and secrets fester."--Jacket.

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Winner of the 2007 Man Booker Prize "Los Angeles Times" Best Books of 2007 Fierce and clear-eyed . . . a witty, scatological, and moving splendor of a novel. Enright s language is percussive one Ler mais...

 
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Compelling story, but not engaging

por Harry007 (Usuário WorldCat publicado 2010-03-23) Médio Permalink

This book won the 2007 Man Booker Prize. I give it a fair rating for being a compelling story, although not an entirely engaging one.

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