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Jones, Cynan

Works: 9 works in 12 publications in 6 languages and 153 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Periodicals  Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6110.O624, 823.92
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Publications about Cynan Jones
Publications by Cynan Jones
Most widely held works by Cynan Jones
The long dry by Cynan Jones( file )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Explodes the paradox of emotional isolation suffered by those living close together, the conflicting demands of family and farm, and this disruption of old ways by the new
Britain ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Longue sécheresse : roman by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Gareth, fermier dans le centre du pays de Galles, remarque la disparition d'une de ses vaches. En parcourant la campagne à la recherche de l'animal, il s'interroge sur la manière de préserver l'unité de sa famille, le moyen de reconquérir sa femme malgré un quotidien morose, l'avenir de sa ferme sous les pressions économique et sociale de la modernité. Betty Trask Award 2007. Premier roman
Cerddi Meirionnydd ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Welsh and held by 10 libraries worldwide
J.W. Jones - y bardd : darlith a gyhoeddwyd ar gyfer 4ydd Mawrth, 2004 by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
al-Jafāf al-ṭawīl : riwāyah min Waylz by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Arabic and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Le cose che non vogliamo più : romanzo by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
The dig by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Jones's sense of place is acute, and his passion for the landscape-for its colors, its creatures, its textures, its scents-is absolutely magnetic."-Sarah Waters "A dark, tense, and vital short novel. Profound, powerful, and utterly absorbing."-The Guardian" It is a book about the essentials: life and death, cruelty and compassion. It is a book that will get in your bones, and haunt you."-Daily Telegraph" Cynan Jones's fourth novel, The Dig, is an extraordinarily powerful work-not in spite of its brevity but because of it. In its marriage of profound lyricism and feeling for place, deep human compassion and unflinching savagery, this brief and beautiful novel is utterly unique."-Financial TimesBuilt of the interlocking fates of a badger-baiter and a farmer struggling through lambing season, The Dig unfolds in a stark rural setting where man, animal, and land are at loggerheads. There is no bucolic pastoral here: this is pure, pared-down rural realism, crackling with compressed energy, from a writer of uncommon gifts. Cynan Jones was born near Aberaeron, Wales, in 1975. He is the author of three novels, The Long Dry (winner of a Betty Trask Award, 2007), Everything I Found on the Beach (2011), and The Dig (2014), winner of the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize. He is also the author of Bird, Blood, Snow (2012), the retelling of a medieval Welsh myth. The Dig is his first novel published in the United States"--
Graben Roman by Cynan Jones( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
English (6)
Welsh (2)
German (1)
French (1)
Arabic (1)
Italian (1)
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